Billy Bathgate Movie Review Summary

Actors: Dustin Hoffman, Nicole Kidman, Loren Dean, Bruce Willis

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Loren Dean stars as Billy Bathgate, a teenager who ends up the protege of aging gangster Dutch Schultz (Hoffman) in 1935. Schultz feels he can trust a newcomer more than some of his longtime associates. Nicole Kidman stars as Bathgate's flighty lover and shines in one of her first big roles.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   criminals killing each other    -   Mafia conflict

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   criminal Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing full frontal--women Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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