MovieButts #39 The BEST & WORST of 80s Brian De Palma - The Untouchables (1987), Wise Guys (1986) & Body Double (1984)
De Palma is... De Best. haha. It's an avalanche of stars! De Niro, Costner, Connery, DeVito, Wasson. De Palma is a weird guy who sucks when he's trying to be normal.
During the era of Prohibition in the United States, Federal Agent Eliot Ness sets out to stop ruthless Chicago gangster Al Capone and, because of rampant corruption, assembles a small, hand-picked team to help him.
Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose two hundred fifty thousand dollars, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City, and comedy follows.
A young actor's obsession with spying on a beautiful woman who lives nearby leads to a baffling series of events with drastic consequences.