Once Upon a Time in America 1984 prominence in New York City’s world of organized crime. The shortened version was a critical the changes that were made.scenes and their order vary from version to version. The following description is that.man named “Noodles”, but he pays no attention. In a flashback, he watches the police remove.after him but learns that the thugs have murdered his girlfriend while looking for him.
Leone originally intended for the film to be released as two three-hour films but was convinced by distributors to shorten it to a single 229-minute film.Once Upon a Time in America is a 1984 Italian-American epic crime drama film co-written and The film’s American into chronological order, without Leone’s involvement.and commercial flop in the United States, and critics who had seen both versions harshly criticized The film explores themes of childhood in American society.on Harry Grey’s novel The Hoods, it chronicles the lives of Jewish ghetto youths who rise to.
The film is presented in non-chronological order, from 1920 to 1968, and it is largely told through flashbacks from the viewpoint of one person. The specific film’s full European cut.
The cinematography was by Tonino Delli Colli, and the film score by Ennio Morricone.directed by Italian filmmaker Sergio Leone and starring Robert De Niro and James Woods.distributors, The Ladd Company, further shortened it to 139 minutes, and rearranged the scenes.
The film begins in medias res with gangsters entering a Chinese puppet theater, looking for a marked man.friendships, love, lust, greed, betrayal, loss, broken relationships, and the rise of mobsters The proprietors slip into a hidden opium den and warn a three disfigured corpses from a street. He successfully kills one of the three thugs that are finds that someone else has stolen his money. He leaves the city.It was the final film of Leone’s career and the first feature film he had directed in 13 years.
Directed by—————-Sergio Leone
Produced by —————Arnon Milchan
Screenplay by————— Leonardo Benvenuti,Piero De Bernardi,Enrico Medioli,Franco Arcalli,Franco Ferrini,Sergio Leone,Additional Dialogue:,Stuart M. Kaminsky,Uncredited:,Ernesto Gastaldi
Based on———————The Hoods,by Harry Grey
Starring —————— Robert De Niro,James Woods,Elizabeth McGovern,Joe Pesci,Burt Young,Tuesday Weld,TreatWilliams.
Music by——————-Ennio Morricone
Cinematography————-Tonino Delli Colli
Edited by——————Nino Baragli
Production companies—————— The Ladd Company,Embassy International Pictures,PSO Enterprises,Rafran,Cinematografica
Distributed by————– The Ladd Company,warner bros
Country ——————-Unaited States,Italy