Regards to Richard Rogers.
While the filming of Goodfellas was done at the Hawaii Kai in Manhattan.The real place it’s clientele including Stanley Diamond, Jimmy Burke, Paul Vario, Tommy DeSimone, Tommy Lucchese, Anthony Stabile, Thomas Stabile, Francesco Manzo, Fredrick DeLucia, Edward Finelli, Peter "The Killer" Abbandante, Michael Franzese, Nicholas Blanda, Raymond Montemurro, Monte Montemurro, John Mazzolla, Dominick Napolitano, Bobby "The Dentist", Lawrence "Larry" Bilello, Richard Bilello, Donald Frankos, Clyde Brooks, Daniel Rizzo, Alex Corcione and Michael Corcione, Bruno Facciolo, Parnell Edwards, Charles Kottler, Salvatore Polisi, Ronald Jerothe, John Gotti, Joe Manri, Robert McMahon, Bruno Facciolo, Louis Facciolo, Frank Abbandando Jr., Angelo Sepe, Louis Werner, Peter Gruenwald, Joe Gallo and his brother Albert Gallo, Frank Illiano, Angelo McConnach, Paul Principe, Andrew Ruggiano, Frank Carrone, Dominick Cataldo, Joseph Cataldo, Dominic Montemarano, Salvatore Reale, Joseph Armone, Thomas Agro, Louis Esposito, Victor Amuso, Joseph Ianuzzi, Nicholas Forlano, Gerald Aliciano, Paul Vario, Robert DeSimone and Anthony DeSimone, Karen Hill (the wife of Henry), Martin Krugman, Fredrick DeLucia, Richard Perry, Michael Franzese, Joseph Allegro, Daniel Fatico, Salvatore Ruggiero, Carmine Fatico and Sammy Gravano, was the Bamboo Lounge a few blocks from were I grew up. I knew alot of the guys because I had a job parking cars. One of them, I can’t remember, sold me a hot Nikon F2 for 50 bucks and that’s how I started my career shooting people. Any questions? Better not be, I still got some friends..
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