He says he will not fire him as long as he does his job properly. As is her custom, she attends the funeral to see if anyone shows up. Gander is a former musician who is in the business for the love of the music and wants nothing to do with selling the mob's liquor, but he's being backed into a corner. Some years before, mobster and nightclub owner Jack "Legs" Diamond spent time in Europe and he made a deal with a Greek crime family to buy $5 million worth of narcotics. Eliot Ness has made contact with Al Remp in prison and arranged for him to rejoin Augie's organization upon release and communicate with the Untouchables. Soon Koenig and Mencken are partners and are using Mencken's unique way of temporarily masking the re-alcoholization of the beer they produce. When the attempted assassination of small-time hood Smiley Barris, New York mobster Joe Kulak hires cold-blooded assassin Ray Quist to kill him. Neil Burger was announced as his replacement. Trager's sister, now a widow, has her own plans as well. Wartel however soon ensures that he is left as the only one in charge and is soon dubbed Capone's heir apparent. [135] Saif Ali Khan, Varun Dhawan, Tamannaah Bhatia, and Prakash Raj are confirmed to star in the film. He realizes that if his scheme is to work, he will have to ensure that the real stuff is unavailable for comparison to the rot gut he will be marketing. Mobster Valentine Ferrar thinks he has the perfect way to steal $500,000 of the syndicate's money. They plan on inviting key mobsters from across the country to a conference in Chicago. When their supply dries up, Nitti travels to New Orleans to meet with their supplier, Emile Bouchard, whose original shipment of drugs was hijacked but is expecting another any day. [125], In March 2016, it was announced that Bryan Cranston was cast, replacing Firth. Joe doesn't realize what he's gotten himself into nor that time has also passed him by. Eliot Ness wants to get his hands on them as well knowing it would be the end of that racket. Frank Nitti decides to import a large amount of heroin -- $2 million worth. When she realizes that Corbin was involved and that her own life is in danger, she reconsiders. Eliot Ness and his men soon determine that Edwards was the target of a mob hit. December's right hand man, Henry Grunther, is appalled at what is happening to the company and seeks Ness' assistance. Driss, a candidate, has no ambitions to get hired. The problem for Nitti is that the out-of-town clubs are getting quality booze smuggled in from Canada and its drawing away his well-heeled customers. With Kevin Costner, Sean Connery, Robert De Niro, Charles Martin Smith. The Intouchables offers valuable reminders about how you can't assume anything about anyone regardless of their wealth, education, or physical abilities. Driss bids Philippe farewell and walks away as Phillipe and Eléonore chat and enjoy each other's company. For Bauer, his lack sight is anything but an impediment. Moses pretends to make amends but actually arranges a hit on his rival, one that also leads to a young newspaper boy being shot. Eliot Ness and his men are in New Orleans trying to break up the drug pipeline. Corbin has plans to move into the big time and with Whitey's help, hijacks four truckloads of liquor belonging to Scalese. Rankin knows he has only about a year to live and that he's an unpopular chairman so he offers Ness a deal: lay off the Syndicate for the year and when he's dead, he'll provide Ness with the Syndicate's books. Throughout, Colescou has revived an old custom of posting his victims name on an old tree in the neighborhood. He also buys the church a new organ and puts up a brightly lit cross atop the church steeple. Rusty Heller is a nightclub performer who has her eyes set on a better life for herself which, in her case, means lots more money. On 10 January 2012, The Intouchables set a record, having been number one for ten consecutive weeks since its release in France. In Atlanta, Capone has a pretty good thing going, including guards who make life pretty easy for him in exchange for cash. The dim-witted Benny Striker has kept a piece of correspondence from the train robbery and his brothers decide they need to somehow get rid of that evidence. On the verge of being fired, he claims to have a recently killed employee's book naming names and other activities that have gone on at the restaurant., especially having to do with mobster Martin Rawlings. They succeed but things don't go as smoothly as planned and Eliot Ness soon has an eye witness who can identify both of them. Justin is an ex-Chief of Detectives who was always honest when on the force but decided he was fed up putting his life on the line for minimal pay so he quit and now acts as a buyer for the mob. Kansas City boss Torrez runs a lucrative trade in deadly, wood-alcohol tainted "Jamaica Ginger." What he doesn't realize is that Wagnall has her own plans and that she's gone on these second honeymoons before. For Philippe's birthday, a private concert of classical music is performed in his living room. Meanwhile, one of Nitti's fellow gangsters, Larry Bass, has his own plans for the drugs and assembles his own team to break into the bank vault where Nitti is temporarily storing the globe. The crime lords have now become money lenders. A greedy gangster or a loving wife? With François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny, Audrey Fleurot. Charles Tarasovich knows his son delivered liquor for Sol Girsch and Ness knows it as well, but without a witness who's actually done business with Girsch, there's no chance of getting a conviction. Adama, Driss's younger cousin, who is in trouble with a gang, comes to fetch Driss at Phillipe's mansion on the pretext of delivering mail. Girsch meanwhile has seen his business grow to over 500 distributors and now wants a better deal from those who manufacture the illicit liquor. Driss discovers modern art, opera and even takes up painting. Although unsuccessful in their first attempt to assassinate Chicago's Mayor, Anton J. Cermak, the Capone mob under the command of Frank Nitti and several other of the imprisoned mobster's lieutenants, have not given up. For Ness and his men, the goal is to try to bring Colescou out into the open and for that they get help from Victor Bartok's daughter Magda. Bugs Moran, hiding out since Al Capone eliminated his gang in the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, is visited by Eddie O'Gara, a man he thought had been killed by rival gangsters several years previously. When his colleague develops the right chemical formula, Shield decides to kill him and blackmail Baltzer and Frank Nitti. Were it not for the family relationship, Nick would have had him killed but rather he gives Louis 48 hours to come with $50,000 as a down payment on what he owes. Nitti accepts the proposition and gives him six days to get the job done. [6], The film holds a 75% approval rating at the film review aggregation site Rotten Tomatoes, based on 122 reviews, and an average score of 6.7/10. The Intouchables - Shaving Scene. Trager narrows the possible list of leakers down to two people: Nitti driver Marty Wilger and his own brother-in-law Harry Mailer, a local politician on Nitti's payroll. • Nouvel Obs , Bernard Achour Pas la peine de tourner autour du pot : Intouchables est un miracle. Corbin kills Whitey when the job is done and Eliot Ness tries to get Francie to help him out on the case. At night in Paris, Driss (Sy) is driving Philippe's (Cluzet) Maserati Quattroporte at high speed. He soon comes under pressure from mobster Joe Bomer who's prepared to let him stay in business provided he gives the players a 70% return on their bets thereby making sure they will always come back. After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver. After a mobster with valuable information is killed in broad daylight at the racetrack, Eliot Ness and his men try to identify the killer. Who will win out? Having had three boyfriends killed in the last 18 months, Francie West has earned her nickname, the kiss of death girl. Ness' plan is to let Lassiter finish the brewery before shutting it down but Agent Lee Hobson is concerned it will look like they're on the take if they don't close it down immediately. But keeping him safe before the trial keeps Ness and his men on the run. Unbeknown to them however, a crazed man, Giuseppe "Joe" Zangara, has purchased a handgun with the intent to kill Roosevelt at the same public function. Eliot Ness declines his request to become the executor of his estate, for obvious reasons. Dino soon meets his end and it falls to Hall, who reluctantly agrees to work with Eliot Ness, to help Carla Patrone after she is kidnapped by the mobsters. Eliot Ness is in New York to testify at a trial and the local US Attorney asks him to stay on to help with the problem. Dailymotion does not manually select the videos appearing on the Topics page, they are generated by an algorithm. In Chicago, the chief supplier of alcohol to the mob is Wally Baltzer (Telly Savalas) who employs a crew of chemists to ensure a smooth flow of the product. When Frank Halloway breaks out of prison, his crooked lawyer arranges for him to follow the underground railway to Los Angeles where he hopes to collect his $250,000 share of the loot from his last job. The film was released on 11 January 2019. In this case, flowers are sent from a well-known mob-owned business. The first victim in Chicago is Mary Kay Spencer, a 17-year-old who drank the stuff while out on a date with her boyfriend. [35] After sixteen weeks, more than 19 million people had seen the film in France. He also learns to his shock and dismay that the Mafia hierarchy has pushed him out and Little Charlie has been named as his replacement. He grows a beard and looks ill. Yvonne becomes worried and calls Driss back. With little ambition and even fewer employment prospects, he crashes a job interview for the position of … Bucco strikes back and sabotages Sebastino's trucks but the Mafia sends him a message when they kill his driver and he knows that unless he backs off, he will be next. Gradually, Philippe is led by Driss to put some order in his private life, including being stricter with his adopted daughter Elisa. A newly released convict is blackmailed into running a slot-machine racket. [121], In July 2011, in addition to acquiring distribution rights in English-speaking countries, Scandinavian countries and China, The Weinstein Company acquired the rights to remake The Intouchables in English. When Nitti takes one of the smugglers hostage and learns where Surigao is storing his liquor, he decides to get his hands on it. [134] Johar's Dharma Productions and Monga's Sikhya Entertainment will produce a remake, which will be directed by Mohit Suri. However, the biggest problem is the use of Kevin Hart in The Upside. He cancels Quist's contract and gives it to Templar -- who knows that anyone who fails to deliver on a contract is executed. Wald is taking all the risk however with both Viton and Loomis making sure their own interests are protected. With Eliot Ness and the Untouchables targeting them, receipts are down so they decide to accept New York hood Nate Selko's plan to deal with Ness. phenom “The Intouchables” has been selected to rep Gaul in the foreign-language race at the Academy Awards.. They also smuggle illegal aliens into the country and hold the threat of returning them to the old country if they don't do what they're told. [38], The film has also done well in several other European countries, topping charts in Germany for nine consecutive weeks, Switzerland for eleven weeks, Austria for six weeks, Poland for three weeks, and Italy, Spain and Belgium for one week, as of 20 May 2012. "Fat" Augie Strom is Eliot Ness's target at the moment. Nitti warns him that there better not be any foul-ups with this shipment but it soon becomes clear that Bouchard has plans of his own and is out to get a percentage of the mob's total income. A new 5 and 10 cent game using punch boards has become very popular and lucrative for the syndicate that controls it. With the ransom money now unmovable, they go back to robbing banks. When shopkeeper Renzo Raineri intervenes, he learns that his son, a bookkeeper, is part of Ciamino's organization. Addeddate 2012-11-08 20:28:52 Identifier intouchables Identifier-ark ark:/13960/t7vm5j34g Ocr ABBYY FineReader 8.0 Ppi 300 The mobsters are fighting among themselves for greater control of the beer market and Frank Nitti thinks he has the perfect solution. That is, until a woman gets him into trouble. When the drugs disappear, Frank Nitti makes it quite clear that he expects Justin to deliver the goods, or else. When they do finally figure out how he is moving his beer, they plan a little surprise for him with the help of the Elizabeth, New Jersey Fire Department. [128], In January 2017, Nicole Kidman and Genevieve Angelson joined the cast of the film, now officially titled Untouchable. Meanwhile Ness is not only trying to recapture Monte, but also identify the informer who gave info by Western Union; he discovers it was a. Ness and one of his men travel to San Francisco to see if they can determine how the goods were smuggled into the country and determine that it entered on a passenger cruiser and was then shipped by air to Chicago enclosed in a large globe.