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Book Vs Movie Podcast “Casino”

The 1995 Book & Film Written by Nichols Pileggi

RIP Don Rickles!

May 8, 1926 – April 6, 2017

The Margos set their sights on 1970s Las Vegas and talk about the book “Casino” which led to the infamous 1995 movie. IN this episode we discuss:

  • The name changes between book and movie (and why they were made)
  • The incredible wardrobe featured in the film
  • The differences between Frank “Lefty” Rosenthal and Sam “Ace” Rothstein
  • The mafia in the 1970s
  • The awesomeness of Martin Scorsese’s mother
  • Our favorite songs on the soundtrack
  • The amazing performances of Alan King and Don Rickles!

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