- n United States gangster who terrorized Chicago during prohibition until arrested for tax evasion (1899-1947)
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- Jose Aldo Will Face Chan Sung Jung in UFC 163 After Anthony Pettis' Injury
The fight set to headline UFC 163 on Aug. 3 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil has hit a major snag. Anthony "Showtime" Pettis (16-2) had dropped weight to take on featherweight champion Jose "Scarface" Aldo (22-1) for his title, but a knee injury to Pettis has forced Dana White to replace him with "The Korean Zombie" Chang Sung Jung (13-3). While the Korean Zombie is certainly a formidable challenger to ...
June 14, 2013 - Bleacher Report
- Stay Current with the Pick of the Day: Summer of ’83: Scarface
In conjunction with its Summer of ’83 and Tough Guy Cinema series, Alamo Drafthouse walks “the thin white line between moral drama and celebratory excess” with a revival screening of Brian De Palma’s American crime classic Scarface. A remake of a 1932 adaptation of Armitage Trail’s 1929 novel of the same name, the film centers around Tony Montana (Al Pacino), a Cuban immigrant determined to take ...
June 10, 2013 - San Antonio Current
- Stay Current with the Pick of the Day: Geto Boys
Geto Boys — Houston gangsta rap trio and precursors to the dirty south sound — have been an important force in the rap world since their classic 1989 album Grip It! On That Other Level. Though they haven’t released any new material since 2005’s The Foundation, the trio of Scarface, Bushwick Bill, and Willie D are pioneers, whose work is hallmarked by a potent combination of sparse and gritty ...
June 9, 2013 - San Antonio Current