The Untouchables was a triumph of the television crime/gangster genre, produced at the high-tide mark of the US film-series drama in the early 1960s. The series centred on the crusade of Federal Agent Eliot Ness (played by Robert Stack) against the dark forces of the prohibition-era Chicago underworld lorded over by Al 'Scarface' Capone. The long-running series featured seminal roles from a variety of screen personalities (such as Leslie Nielsen, Peter Falk, James Coburn, Charles Bronson, Leonard Nimoy, Robert Redford, ...

The "Untouchables" 1998, British Film Institute, London

ISBN-13: 9780851705637

1998 edition

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