Casino (1995): Licensing Hearing

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The clip licensing hearing from Casino (1995) with Robert De Niro, Dick Smothers Mr. Chairman, members of ...
The clip licensing hearing from Casino (1995) with Robert De Niro, Dick Smothers Mr. Chairman, members of the commission... Mr. Rothstein is pleased to be here today. When the day finally came, I was ready. I felt so confident that all I had to do was present my case. We have documents, one of which is a report by retired F.B.I. agents... which completely absolves Mr. Rothstein from any wrongdoing. Counselor, before you continue... I want to have this marked... This commission is prepared to act on a motion denying the Rothstein application. Denying? Do I hear a motion seconded? Mr. Chairman, I second the motion. Do I have a vote on the motion? Aye. Aye. Aye. The ayes have it. This hearing is adjourned. You have to be kidding. Adjourned? What do you mean, "Adjourned"? Senator, you promised me a hearing. You didn't even look at the F.B.I. reports. When you were my guest at the Tangiers Hotel, did you not promise me a fair hearing? I was never your guest. You were never my guest? I never comped you? I don't comp you at least three times a month? I'd like to answer that. Mr. Rothstein is being very typical to this point. He's lying. The only time I was at the Tangiers was with Barney Greenstein. Was I at that dinner? Tell me, was I at that dinner? You were wandering. Was I at that dinner? Was I? You were wandering. You were... in the... You were in the building. I was in the building? You know I was at that dinner, and you swore to me I would have a fair hearing. Did you not? Did you not? Well, tell me I was at least at the dinner. Allow me that much. Give me that much at least! Yes, you were. Thanks for not calling me a liar, you son of a bitch. You son of a... A routine licensing hearing turned into bedlam yesterday... when the flamboyant Tangiers Casino executive, Sam "Ace" Rothstein... What are you runnin' for, Bob? accused the state's top gaming officials of corruption. You promised me when you were getting comped at my hotel. You were asking me for copies of your bill so you could put 'em on your expense account.