Donnie Brasco Setting & Symbolism

Joseph D. Pistone
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Jacksonville, FL

This is where Pistone is first assigned after entering the FBI. He spends eighteen months working here with the vice cops

Alexandria, VA

Pistone transfers here after he leaves Jacksonville. He lives here for four years.

New York City, NY

In 1974, Pistone is transferred back to New York. He works on the Truck and Hijack Squad. This is where he begins his undercover work with the mafia.

Camello's

This is a bar in New York. In the beginning of the mafia operation, Pistone frequents this bar to lay the ground work for his cover as Brasco. This is where he meets the bartender, Marty and gets introduced to Jilly.

Cecil's

This is the bar where Pistone meets Mirra.

ACERG

This is Jilly's store. It is his last name spelled backwards. This store is a front for Jilly and his crew's fencing operation. They sell some of...

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