Billy Bathgate

  |  Buy to Own: 07/02/2000
  |  106 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC


Gangster film based on the novel by EL Doctorow. In 1930s New York, Bronx kid Billy (Steven Hill) becomes the young protege of gang boss Dutch Schultz (Dustin Hoffman). When Billy is put in charge of Dutch's girlfriend Drew (Nicole Kidman), sexual sparks begin to fly, much to the disapproval of Dutch. The Mafioso determines to gain his revenge by killing Drew, leading Billy to switch allegiances to rival gang boss Lucky Luciano (Stanley Tucci) in order to protect her.