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Danny DeVito

Directed by Danny DeVito, "Hoffa" (also known as "Hoffa: santo o mafioso?", "Jimmy Hoffa") is a Biography/Crime/Drama film, released in the USA on December 25 of 1992 . Jack Nicholson and Danny DeVito are starring, alongside Armand Assante, J.T. Walsh, John C. Reilly and Frank Whaley.

He didn't want law. He wanted justice.

Who is the director of "Hoffa":

Hoffa was directed by Danny DeVito, an American actor, producer, and director.

Before Hoffa, Danny DeVito had directed The War of the Roses, released in 1989, Throw Momma from the Train (1987). Since, he directed Matilda, released in 1996, Death to Smoochy (2002), Duplex (2003), The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle (2009).

What was the release date of "Hoffa":

Hoffa was first released in the United States on Friday, December 25, 1992. Other films released on Friday, December 25, 1992 are Chaplin (dir. Richard Attenborough) and Peter's Friends (dir. Kenneth Branagh). This was twenty-six (26) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, March 10, 1993 in France; Thursday, March 04, 1993 in Germany; Friday, March 12, 1993 in Spain and on Thursday, February 25, 1993 in Australia.

What is the cast of "Hoffa":

At the casting of Hoffa we find Jack Nicholson, previously seen in Man Trouble (1992) and The Two Jakes (1990); Danny DeVito (Batman Returns (1992), Other People's Money (1991)); Armand Assante (1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992), The Mambo Kings (1992)) [ more... ]

  • Frank Whaley and Paul Guilfoyle also appeared in Cafe Society, released in 1995.
  • Jack Nicholson and John P. Ryan also worked together in Five Easy Pieces, released in 1970.

What is the Storyline of "Hoffa":

Most of the story is told in flashbacks, starting with Hoffa first meeting Ciaro and ending with one version of Hoffa's mysterious disappearance. Hoffa and Ciaro are first seen impatiently waiting in the parking lot of a diner in 1975. Others are late for a meeting. Asked if he wants to leave, Hoffa gives Ciaro a scornful glance. The first flashback to 1935 then occurs:

A young Jimmy Hoffa approaches a parked truck, inside of which driver Ciaro is taking a nap. Hoffa talks to him about the benefits [...]

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