The Good Men Project

There’s a scene in the 1993 mob flick A Bronx Tale in which Robert De Niro’s hard-working bus driver Lorenzo comes face to face with Sonny LoSpecchio – the neighborhood mobster in the process of corrupting Lorenzo’s son ‘C’ and who never did an honest day’s work in his life.

One of the best. Pic: Craig Greenhill

When ‘C’ comes home one day with a stack of dirty money, Lorenzo is enraged and bravely stands up to LoSpecchio in a vain attempt to save his son from an inevitable life of crime.

“That’s bad money,” Lorenzo tells his boy. You can’t have it. As for you, he says addressing the mobster, “Stay away from my son”.

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  • OchreBunyip says:

    12:03pm | 18/05/12

    GMP is indeed suspect; they have filters set up so comments that include words such as “women” or “feminists” automatically go into moderation. The visibly active moderators are self-admitted feminists. RIP Don Ritchie, I am not sad at your passing for all things must end, but sad that the world… Read more »

  • Greg Barila says:

    11:36pm | 17/05/12

    Sounds like an amazing bloke, Bill. Read more »

 

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