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Aprea, John. (Added Author). Proval, David, 1942- (Added Author). Costanzo, Robert. (Added Author). Pifko, Cara. (Added Author). Capodice, John, 1938- (Added Author). Amitrano, Christopher. (Added Author). Calfa, Don, 1940- (Added Author). Nogulich, Natalia. (Added Author). Argenziano, Carmen, 1943- (Added Author). Ischiale, Maddalena. (Added Author). Directed by Dan Perri. (Cast).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 94 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : FilmWorks Entertainment : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Dan Perri.
Participant or Performer Note: John Aprea, David Proval, Robert Costanzo, Cara Pifko, John Capodice, Christopher Amitrano, Don Calfa, Natalija Nogulich, Carmen Argenziano, Maddalena Ischiale.
Summary, etc.: "Sharkskin" is the Post World War II story of Manhattan born Mike Esposito, a practiced tailor of custom men's clothing; a man of dignity and honor, whose developing involvements with the Italian mob wraps him up in a world of moral dilemma and clashing values. When Mike's dream of making a suit for the local mafia head, Don Piano, becomes a reality, he unavoidably begins to face the criminal world and its stark contrast with his highly held principles. The pay is lucrative, the prestige grand, but when Mike's son, Sammy, unexpectedly becomes a student of and a participant in the mob's operations, Mike begins to question the effects on his family as a consequence of his accepting the job.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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