Prohibition-era mobster Al Capone rises from the streets of Brooklyn in this gritty biopic, learning his trade from gangland czar Frank Torrio and then moving to Chicago, where he becomes the brutal king of the rackets.
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Gazarra's Capone is not particularly captivating, but the movie is entertaining. There's a lot of gang violence, although it doesn't make the viewer really invested in it. Capone's rise to power is much skipped over, and most of the movie is awkward transitions to historic dates. The best part is Stallone.