Jun 03, 2013 · Visit the Iconic ‘Untouchables’ Stair Scene. Next time you’re passing through Chicago’s historic Union Station, make sure to take a pic with one of our favorite pieces of movie history!. The staircase shown in the photo above was the backdrop to one of the best movie scenes in recent history! Kevin Costner (co starring with Robert De Niro and Sean Connery) had an epic shoot out here in
I just watched The Untouchables and found it to be a great movie, but one scene just seemed strange to me, and did not fit in with the overall atmosphere.. While Ness is covering the main entrance of the train station to catch the bookmaker, he notices a woman that is trying to get her bags and child up the stairs.
The Untouchables (film) The film stars Kevin Costner, Charles Martin Smith, Andy Garcia, Robert De Niro, and Sean Connery, and follows Eliot Ness (Costner) as he forms the Untouchables team to bring Al Capone (De Niro) to justice during Prohibition. The Grammy Award winning score was composed by Ennio Morricone and features period era music by Duke Ellington.
The Untouchables Prop Baby Carriage from Climactic Shoot Out Scene. Brian De Palma's 1987 re telling of Eliott Ness' battles with Al Capone during Prohibition featured unforgettable performances by Kevin Costner, Robert De Niro, Andy Garcia, Charles Martin Smith, and Billy Drago, as well as an Oscar winning turn by Sean Connery.
Sep 10, 2008 · PhotoLibrary of CongressRemember the scene in Brian De Palma's The Untouchables (1987), where Eliot Ness, played by Kevin Costner, saved a baby carriage that went down the stairs while in a shoot out with Capone's henchmen?The famous scene is actually a homage to a 1925 The Battleship Potyomkin movie:The scene is well knownthe sequence of the baby falling down the
Brian De Palma directed one of the finest sequences of his career in The Untouchables. Ryan takes a look at its Union Station shoot out Iconic movie sceneThe Untouchables’ Union Station
Clichéd as it is, the Baby Carriage scene is this. Come on, your kid's carriage is not only going down a flight of stairs, but it's caught in the middle of a shootout ! Almost Dead Guy Malone takes a burst from a Thompson in the chest, but manages to live long enough to talk later.
The Untouchables is a 1987 American gangster film directed by Brian De Palma, produced by Art Linson, written by David Mamet, and based on the book of the same name (1957). The film stars Kevin Costner, Charles Martin Smith, Andy García, Robert De Niro, and Sean Connery, and follows Eliot Ness (Costner) as he forms the Untouchables team to bring Al Capone (De Niro) to justice during Prohibition.
34 Reviews. After the success of Scarface though, De Palma became successful in a new venture of making gangster movies, with The Untouchables being one of his most acclaimed films, and then later Carlito's Way. The Untouchables is also a period piece set in 1930s Chicago, also out of De Palma's usual comfort zone.
Jun 05, 2017 · The stars of The Untouchables look back, 30 years later. Three decades ago, on June 3, 1987, audiences learned about the “Chicago way” via filmmaker Brian De Palma’s The Untouchables. Sandwiched between Francis Ford Coppola’s landmark The Godfather and The Godfather Part II and Martin Scorsese’s 1990 gangster classic, Goodfellas,
Mar 10, 2016 · Union Station's famous "Untouchables" stairs smartly redone with original materials, Tennessee and Travertine marble. Bullets fly as a baby carriage (with an
Aug 30, 2010 · In one of the film’s climatic scenes, The Untouchables go to Union Station in Chicago to apprehend Walter Payne, Capone’s accountant. What results is a wild shootout. In the midst of the firefight, a woman at the top of a flight of stairs loses control of her baby carriage. The carriage rolls down the stairs with the baby still inside.
Jun 10, 2002 · The Untouchables Just watched it again after many years. Couple observations:1) I didn't know it was written by David Mamet. The dialogue doesn't have his usual rhythm. I wonder if De Palma directed that trademark rhythm out, or if Mamet
Jun 03, 2017 · While some of the film’s facts were bent into some narrative shape—though Costner’s Ness has a family, the real lawman was single at the time—one memorable scene was inspired by a
Battleship Potemkin (RussianБронено́сец «Потёмкин», Bronenosets Potyomkin), sometimes rendered as Battleship Potyomkin, is a 1925 Soviet silent film directed by Sergei Eisenstein and produced by Mosfilm.It presents a dramatized version of the mutiny that occurred in 1905 when the crew of the Russian battleship Potemkin rebelled against its officers.
The 1987 movie. Real Life exampleBilly Drago, who portrayed Frank Nitti, recalled that while they were filming scenes on the streets of Chicago, he was told about a couple of teenage street gangs getting ready for a gang fight. At the request of the Chicago Police Department, Drago, wearing his costume and armed with his prop tommy gun,
Film Review'Running for Grace'. The Untouchables is a beautifully crafted portrait of Prohibition era Chicago. Director Brian De Palma sets the tone in a lavish overhead opening shot in which Robert De Niro’s Al Capone professes to be just ‘a businessman’ giving people the product they want.