Details: This poster shows Al Pacino and Johnny Depp. At the top it says Al Pacino, Johnny Depp . At the bottom it says In 1978, the US government waged a war against organized crime. One man was left behind the lines. It also says Donnie Brasco, Based On A True Story and below that are the movie credits.
Donnie Brasco is an Academy Award¿nominated 1997 film by Mike Newell, starring Al Pacino, Michael Madsen and Johnny Depp. It is loosely based on the real-life events of Joseph D. Pistone, a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agent who successfully infiltrated the Bonanno crime family, one of the Mafia's Five Families based in New York City during the 1970s, under the alias Donnie Brasco . Depp met with Pistone several times while preparing for his role. Johnny Depp plays Joseph Pistone / Donnie Brasco, Al Pacino plays Benjamin Lefty Ruggiero, and Michael Madsen plays Dominick Sonny Black Napolitano.