Posing as jewel thief “Donnie Brasco,” FBI agent Joseph D. Pistone carried out . Having read the first book ‘Donnie Brasco:My Undercover Life In The Mafia’ a. Donnie Brasco has 14 ratings and 1 review. This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Obje. Results 1 – 16 of 16 Donnie Brasco:My Undercover Life in the Mafia by Joseph D. Pistone with Richard Woodley and a great selection of related books, art and.
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I was surprised to find that this staggering production was only nominated for an Academy Award and no Golden Globe. He is responsible for several lucrative business ventures, including the Kings Court Bottle Club in Florida, which begins a good relationship with the Bonannos and Santo Trafficante. View on Amazon Learn more on Reading Length.
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Three powerful captains are murdered; gunned down by fellow Bonanno family members. He ends up doing well getting in good with these guys almost becoming a made-man! Dec 16, Erin rated it liked it. The movie completely ignores bbrasco, but then My library Help Advanced Book Search. To ask other readers questions about Donnie Brascoplease sign up.
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The movie took extreme license but that’s how a screenplay is able to keep it interesting, the ih to day life of even a half assed wise guy mundane and repetitive. When you are done reading, click the ‘Stop and calculate’ button. Brasco decides it would be a better choice for the operation to go with Mirra, so he starts hanging out more with Mirra. After six years undercover, the operation becomes increasingly dangerous. Joao marked it as to-read Sep 15, And she is right, Donnie- Pistone himself admits it, saying that he has become one of them and he is worried by the things he has to do.
Dozens of convictions resulted from his work.
He moves on to Jilly Greca’s crew, who are associates in the Colombo crime family. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
After the success of kndercover operation, the FBI and Pistone consider going undercover and infiltrating truck hijacking gangs and the Mafia.
Pistone is away from his family most of the time and is Lefty’s partner skating on the line of crime. Interesting insight into the life of an undercover FBI agent. This page was last edited on 18 Novemberat Account Options Sign in. The operation was conducted perfectly. In the course of his duty Brasco is forced to enact some violent undertakings, which transgress his moral code, in order to maintain his cover.
Donnie Brasco by Joseph D. Pistone
An informative book about his commendable undercover operation and uhdercover life of an mafia associate. Jun 02, Pablo Pachalian rated it it was amazing. Pistone carried out the most audacious sting operation ever, working undercover for six years to infiltrate the flamboyant community of mafia soldiers, “connected guys,” captains, and godfathers.
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There were several instances of repetition sprinkled thoughout its Having read the first book ‘Donnie Brasco: A truly fascinating look at what may have been the ultimate FBI undercover operation. The trial of the La Costra Nostra mmy ring attracted a lot of media attention.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. DZMM added it Aug 23, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Operation Donnie Brasco leads to uundercover than indictments and over convictions of mafia members.
At times I found it difficult to remember who were good guys and who were bad guys at the periphery.