Bronx tail - A Bronx Tale It s 1960 in New York City in the middle of the bronx Living at East 187th Street is the family of Calogero(played at age

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A Bronx Tale It s 1960 in New York City in the middle of the bronx. Living at East 187th Street is the family of Calogero (played at age 9 by Francis Capra and at age 17 by Lillo Brancato). Calogero s father Lorenzo believes that a man should make an honest living to support his family and refuses to be involved in anything that is illegal, such as working for Sonny, the local boss . Lorenzo is played by Robert De Niro. However, Calogero idolizes Sonny, and when given the oppurtunity to help the boss beat a murder charge, Calogero helps him out. As greatful as Sonny was he took the 9-year old under his wing and despite the protestations of Lorenzo, the two developed a bond. As a result of their relationship , Calogero now has two people each giving him different advice and neither respecting what the other has to say. Life s difficult choices, when tackled by conscience, lead to survival in a brutal world. Robert De Niro has appeared in some of the greatest gangster films of the past two decades. As the director of this film it doesn t
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course GOV 101 taught by Professor Me during the Spring '08 term at North Texas.

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