CASINO () beaten by aluminum baseball bats in a corn field, in a scene reminiscent of the ape clubbing in A Space Odyssey. Joe Pesci aka Nicky Santoro gives Robert De Niro aka Sam "Ace" Rothstein a piece of his mind in the. Casino is a American epic crime drama film directed by Martin Scorsese and starring . savagely beaten and buried alive in a cornfield, the bosses having had enough of Nicky's behavior and suspecting his role in Sam's car bombing. Based on : Casino; by Nicholas Pileggi. Spilotro is further suspected of murdering San Diego real estate heiress Tamara Rand an event portrayed in the film Casino ; Teamsters Union executive Allen Dorfman ; and Danny Siefert, the manager of the International Fiber Glass Company. The furniture was later found in Cullotta's home, which led to his indictment on possession of stolen property. Sam convinces her to come back with Amy, and then scolds her for stealing his money and kidnapping their daughter. Lord Zedd Queen of Hearts American McGee's Alice Sauron Middle-earth Brobot Phineas And Ferb Dracula Moebius Dahlia Hawthorne. Nicky is more worried that the bosses are going to find out. Type of Villain Sociopathic Crime Lord. Crimaldi also provided information on his part in murdering another DeStefano loanshark, William "Action" Jackson , to keep him from cutting a deal with the FBI in exchange for a lighter sentence on a hijacking charge. In , Pasquale Spilotro Sr. Some characters were combined, and parts of the story were set in Las Vegas instead of Chicago. Another suspect in the murders was Frank "The German" Schweihs , a convicted extortionist and alleged Chicago assassin, who was suspected of involvement in several murders including the Spilotros, Allen Dorfman of the Teamster's Pension Fund , and a former girlfriend. Tools What links here Related changes Upload file Special pages Permanent link Page information Wikidata item Cite this page. No arrests were made until April 25, , when 14 members of the Chicago Outfit including reputed boss James Marcello were indicted for 18 murders, including the Spilotros'.