The Movie

 

Production Year : 1976
Tagline: Quite simply there has never ever been a movie like it
Plot Outline : A gangster movie where all the gangsters are children. Instead of real bullets they use "splurge guns" that cover the victim in cream. The story tells of the rise of "Bugsy Malone" and the battle for power between "Fat Sam" and "Dandy Dan".
Runtime: 93 min
Country: UK
Language: English / Italian

Cast

Scott Baio ... Bugsy Malone
Florrie Dugger ... Blousey Brown
Jodie Foster ... Tallulah
John Cassisi ... Fat Sam
Martin Lev ... Dandy Dan
Paul Murphy ... Leroy Smith/Gangster
Sheridan Earl Russell ... Knuckles (as Sheridan Russell)
Albin 'Humpty' Jenkins ... Fizzy
Paul Chirelstein ... Smolsky/Boxer
Andrew Paul ... O'Dreary
Davidson Knight ... Cagey Joe
Michael Jackson ... Razamataz
Jeffrey Stevens ... Louis
Peter Holder ... Ritzy
Donald Waugh ... Snake Eyes

Awards

Best Art Direction (win) - Geoffrey Kirkland - 1976 British Academy Awards
Best Film (win) - Alan Parker - 1976 British Academy Awards
Best Editing (win) - Leslie Wiggins - 1976 British Academy Awards
Best Editing (win) - Clive Winter - 1976 British Academy Awards
Best Screenplay (win) - Alan Parker - 1976 British Academy Awards
Best Supporting Actress (win) - Jodie Foster - 1976 British Academy Awards
Most Promising Newcomer (win) - Jodie Foster - 1976 British Academy Awards
Best Original Score (nom) - Paul Williams - 1976 Golden Globe
Best Original Song (nom) - Paul Williams - 1976 Golden Globe
Best Picture - Musical or Comedy (nom) - - 1976 Golden Globe
Best Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Adaptation Score (nom) - Paul Williams - 1976 Academy