Scarface is a 1983 American crime drama film directed by Brian De Palma and written by Oliver Stone. A remake of the 1932 film of the same name, Scarface tells the story of Cuban refugee Tony Montana (Al Pacino) who arrives in 1980s Miami with nothing, and rises up to become a powerful drug kingpin. The film also features Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Steven Bauer, and Michelle Pfeiffer.
Hector the Toad: Now the leg, huh?
Tony Montana: You know what? Fuck you! How about that?
Tony Montana: (watching flamingos on TV) Come on, pelicans! Fly, fly away!
|Release Date||1 December 1983|
|US Box Office||$45,000,000|
|Tagline||He was Tony Montana. The world will remember him by another name...SCARFACE.|
|Genre||Crime, Drama, Thriller|
|Filming Locations||728 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, Florida, USA485 West Matheson Drive, Key Biscayne, Florida, USA|
|Sound Mix||4-Track Stereo|
|Film Class||Gangster Film, Crime Drama|
|Themes||Drug Trade, Rise and Fall Stories|
|Tones||Forceful, Lurid, Menacing, Slick, Paranoid|