Donnie Brasco
Special Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1997
Director: Mike Newell
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 043396-052727
Running time: 2:07 (127 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: November 07, 2000
Collection type: Owned (#515)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 05, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Posing as jewel broker Donnie Brasco, FBI agent Joseph D. Pistone (Johnny Depp) is granted entrance into the violent mob family of aging hitman Lefty Ruggiero (Al Pacino). When his personal and professional life collide, Pistone jeopardizes his marriage, his job, his life and ultimately the gangster mentor he has come to respect and admire. From acclaimed director Mike Newell (Four Weddings and a Funeral), and featuring an extraordinary supporting cast including Michael Madsen, Anne Heche, Bruno Kirby and James Russo, DONNIE BRASCO is "one terrific movie!" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone)
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Genres
Drama
Suspense/Thriller
Crime
Studios
Production Studios:
 • TriStar Pictures
 • Mandalay Entertainment
 • Baltimore Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Columbia TriStar Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Surround
English  Dolby Digital 5.0
French  Dolby Digital Surround
Spanish  Dolby Digital Surround
Commentary  Dolby Digital Surround
Music Only  Dolby Digital 5.0
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Gallery
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • DVD-ROM Content
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Mike Newell....Director
Writing
Joseph D. Pistone....Original Material By
Richard Woodley....Original Material By
Paul Attanasio....Screenwriter
Production
Patrick McCormick....Executive Producer
Alan Greenspan....Executive Producer
Mark Johnson....Producer
Barry Levinson....Producer
Louis DiGiaimo....Producer
Gail Mutrux....Producer
Cinematography
Peter Sova....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Jon Gregory....Film Editor
Music
Patrick Doyle....Composer
Sound
Tod A. Maitland....Production Sound Mixer
Ian Fuller....Supervising Sound Editor
Dean Humphreys....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Tim Cavagin....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Aude Bronson-Howard....Costume Designer
David Robinson....Costume Designer
Donald Graham Burt....Production Designer
Jefferson Sage....Art Director
John Caglione, Jr.....Make-up Artist
David Dumais....Costume Designer
Susan J. Wright....Costume Designer
Margot Boccia....Make-up Artist
Ronald Ottesen, Jr.....Visual Effects
Cast
Al Pacino....Lefty
Johnny Depp....Donnie
Michael Madsen....Sonny
Bruno Kirby....Nicky
James Russo....Paulie
Anne Heche....Maggie
Željko Ivanek....Tim Curley
Gerry Becker....Dean Blandford
Robert Miano....Sonny Red
Brian Tarantina....Bruno
Rocco Sisto....Richie Gazzo
Zach Grenier....Dr. Berger
Walt MacPherson....Sheriff
Ronnie Farer....Annette
Terry Serpico....Strip Club Owner
Gretchen Mol....Sonny's Girlfriend
Tony Lip....Philly Lucky
George Angelica....Big Trin
Val Avery....Trafficante
Madison Arnold....Jilly
Daughters
Delanie Fitzpatrick
Katie Sagona
Sara Gold
Larry Romano....Tommy
FBI Technicians
Tim Blake Nelson
Paul Giamatti
James Michael McCauley....FBI Agent
Jim Bulleit....U.S. Attorney
Andrew Parks....Hollman
Keenan Shimizu....Japanese Maitre D'
Trafficante's Men
Rocco Musacchia
Joe Francis
Sal Jenco....Mare Chiaro Bartender
Communion Party Couple
Billy Capucilli
Laura Cahill
Mob Girlfriends
Doreen Murphy
Elle Alexander
Denise Faye
Elaine Del Valle
John Horton....FBI Director
Dan Brennan....FBI Photographer
Singers
LaJuan Carter
Sandy Barber
Joyce Stovall
Wiseguys
Frank Pesce
Randy Jurgensen
John DiBenedetto
Richard Zavaglia
Tony Ray Rossi
Edward Black
Gaetano LoGiudice
Carmelo Musacchia
Pat Vecchio
Caleb....Lion
Jim Lavin....Arresting FBI Officer (uncredited)
Garry Pastore....Carmine Galante's Bodyguard (uncredited)