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The Real Life Donnie Brasco on Infiltrating the New York Mafia

A 1989 interview with Joseph Pistone, the FBI agent who went undercover as Donnie Brasco. His successful infiltration of the mob led to over 100 convictions. The new Pacino/Depp film is based on his experiences. (REBROADCAST from 1/12/89)


Other segments from the episode on February 28, 1997

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 28, 1997: Review of the film "Donnie Brasco"; Interview with Joseph Pistone; Interview with Al Pacino; Review of John Fahey's album "City of Refuge"; Obituary for…


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