Motherless Brooklyn

Question: Who was the African-American man with Laura Rose who punched Lionel and why did he punch him?

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Answer: In the movie, there's a bar called "Formosa Lounge." In real life, "Formosa" was the name Portugal gave to Taiwan.

Bishop73

Answer: After Lou was hit in the head by the trumpet player, it's unclear what happened to him. Moses is supposed to kill Lieberman, so presumably he was eventually murdered.

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Factual error: Alec Baldwin opens a pack of Chesterfield cigarettes and they have a filter. This is in the late 50's - Chesterfields did not have filters until 1966.

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Lionel Essrog: There's something going down, and it's big, and they were not happy about what he found.

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Trivia: The final major theatrical film to feature Bruce Willis before his retirement from acting in 2022 due to health issues involving aphasia, a condition which makes it difficult for one to comprehend and form speech. (While he starred in several films after, they were primarily direct-to-video films or movies with very limited theatrical releases).

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