Billy Bathgate is a 1991 American gangster film directed by Robert Benton, starring Loren Dean as the titular character and Dustin Hoffman as real-life gangster Dutch Schultz. The film co-stars Nicole Kidman, Steven Hill, Steve Buscemi, and Bruce Willis. Although Billy is a fictional character, most of the other characters in the film represent real people from 1930s New York. The screenplay was adapted by British writer Tom Stoppard from E.L. Doctorow's novel of the same name. However, Doctorow distanced himself from the film for the extensive deviations from the book. Wikipedia
Billy Bathgate is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Films based on novels, Mafia films, Films set in the 1930s, Films shot in North Carolina, Films shot in New Jersey, Films directed by Robert Benton, Touchstone Pictures films and 1991 films.
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Billy Bathgate: One of the things about being in a gang is, you gotta follow orders. So far everything they asked me to do, I done it.
Drew Preston: Did it.