Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.
Plot Keywords: philadelphia, chicago, usa, based on novel or book, pennsylvania, usa, 1970s, irish-american, hitman, male friendship, family relationships, organized crime, sicilian mafia, labor union, 1950s, 1960s, mob family, jimmy hoffa, 20th century, father daughter relationship
|Writers||Steven Zaillian, Charles Brandt|
|Production Companies||Tribeca Productions, Sikelia Productions, Winkler Films|
|Production Country||United States of America|
|Spoken Language||English, Italiano, Latin, Español|