Top 4 The Untouchables Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The Untouchables facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of The Untouchables film message.

When Eliot Ness confronts Al Capone at his hotel, Capone calls him out for swearing in front of his son. Capone's son was deaf, meaning he was just making an excuse to fight Ness.
When Eliot Ness confronts Al Capone at his hotel, Capone calls him out for swearing in front of his son. Capone's son was deaf, meaning he was just making an excuse to fight Ness.

In "The Untouchables", during the baseball speech, the only person who doesn't flinch at the sight of the killing is Capones hitman, Frank Nitti (Billy Drago).

The Untouchables Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • The baby carriage traveling down the steps of Chicago's Union Station an homage to the 1925 Russian silent film Battleship Potemkin.

The Untouchables Hidden Details

The Untouchables poster
The Untouchables poster

The Untouchables Plot

During the era of Prohibition in the United States, Federal Agent Eliot Ness sets out to stop ruthless Chicago gangster Al Capone and, because of rampant corruption, assembles a small, hand-picked team to help him.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Untouchables. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director Brian De Palma
Stars Kevin Costner, Sean Connery, Charles Martin Smith, Andy Garcia
IMDB score 7.9