Dog Day Afternoon

Trivia: Based on a true story, the real robbers got $213,000 in the robbery.

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Trivia: Al Pacino's shouting to the crowd of "Attica! Attica!" was improvised.

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Trivia: Dominic Chianese plays Al Pacino's father in this film. Chianese (born 1931) is only nine years older than Pacino (born 1940).

Trivia: In order to make his character look and act more erratic, Al Pacino only slept a couple of hours at night, ate very little and took cold showers.

Continuity mistake: In the scene in which they discuss Sylvia smoking, the paper on the table is different between shots. In the shots of Sylvia there is some paper near the can on the left. In the shots of Sal, the paper is not there. (01:03:00)

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Leon: I mean, how do they expect you to get uncrazy if you're asleep all the time?

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