“Gotti: The Rise and Fall of a Real Life Mafia Don” quotes

Movie Gotti: The Rise and Fall of a Real Life Mafia Don
Title Gotti: The Rise and Fall of a Real Life Mafia Don
Original title Gotti
Year 1996
Director Robert Harmon
Genre Drama, Crime, Biography
Plot – John Gotti is the member of a little mafia group in New York during '70s. Soon he becomes the head of Gambino family and one of the most famous criminals of America. His luxurious life attracts many enemies.
All actors – Armand Assante, William Forsythe, Richard C. Sarafian, Frank Vincent, Anthony Quinn, Dominic Chianese, Robert Miranda, Scott Cohen, Raymond Serra, Vincent Pastore, Marc Lawrence, Tony Sirico
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  • “- John Gotti: We're gonna do a hit now, gonna do a real hit. We're goin back, yeah... back to some real, in your face Cosa Nostra. Out in front on the line... make 'em sit back and watch the volcano blow. You with me?
    - Sammy Gravano: I'm wit ya, John, all the way to the finish.”

    Armand Assante - John Gotti
    William Forsythe - Sammy Gravano
  • “- F.B.I Agent: Mr. Gotti, I am with the F.B.I.
    - John Gotti: You know what F.B.I. stands for don't you?
    - F.B.I Agent: Why don't you tell me.
    - John Gotti: ForeverBother the Italians.”

    Armand Assante - John Gotti
  • “- Angelo Ruggiero: Galione, you always snort on a hit?
    - Ralph Galione: Sharpens my concentration.
    - John Gotti: Good, start concentration!”

    Vincent Pastore - Angelo Ruggiero
    Michael A. Miranda - Ralph Galione
    Armand Assante - John Gotti
  • “What's life about... if you don't go through it as a man's man?”
    Armand Assante - John Gotti
    [Tag:attitude, life]
  • “- Lady News Reporter: Do you always hand out $50 to street people
    - John Gotti: Is that a $50? Here take a $100... gimme back the $50. It's rough on the streets, everyone has to score once in a while.”

    Armand Assante - John Gotti
    [Tag:gift, money]
  • “Self esteem is basic. You learn that on the street.”
    Armand Assante - John Gotti
  • “Suck it up, take the fall do the time. That made you what you are. That makes you what you are. What's it about? It's about the rules, perimeters. You take the beating for a friend, you don't run, you don't lay down, you don't betray who you are. What you are.”

    Armand Assante - John Gotti
  • “- John Gotti: Let me go through this RICO thing again. It says if anyone anywhere is caught doin' anything wrong, then everyone is guilty up and down the line. Wait a minute. This is a law?
    - Bruce Cutler: It is the government's license to throw out the Constitution.”

    Armand Assante - John Gotti
    Al Waxman - Bruce Cutler
  • “There are rules... you break the rules and this whole god damn thing of ours crack and crumbles...”

    Anthony Quinn - Neil Dellacroce
    [Tag:business, rules]