ACMI Identifier
507964
Title
Bugsy Malone
Creator & Role
Goodtimes Enterprises, production company
Alan Marshall, co-producer
David Puttnam, co-producer
Allan Parker, director
Place of Production
United Kingdom
Creation Date
1976
Colour
Colour
Sound / Audio
Sound
Duration
01:33:00
Language
English
Description
A mad gangster musical set in the New York of the 1920s, a world of would-be hoodlums, show girls and dreamers. But there are no adults, only children. Bugsy, Blousey, Tallulah, Fat Sam, Fizzy, Leroy and Loney are some of the characters involved in a bitter gang war for possession of the dreaded "spurge gun". Stars a very young Jodie Foster.
Form
Feature films
Feature films/Feature films - Great Britain
Genre
Courtroom, Crime, Espionage & Thrillers
Childrens Films
Courtroom, Crime, Espionage & Thrillers/Gangster films
Musicals
Childrens Films/Children 6-12
Childrens Films/Children 12+
Holdings
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)