The Black Hand is a 2022 crime film starring Leonardo DiCaprio.
The Black Hand is based on a detective novel by Stephan Talty, in which the “Italian Sherlock Holmes” solves crimes in New York City at the beginning of the 20th century.
The Black Hand (2022) Movie Info
Original Language: English
Writers: Stephan Talty
Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio
Country of origin: United States
Release Date: 2022 (United States)
Production Co: Appian Way, Gotham Group
Complete Storyline and information about The Black Hand
Storyline of The Black Hand
New York City in the summer of 1903: a wave of crime breaks over the city. Only cards with the image of a black hand left at the crime scene point to the perpetrators. As a result, detective Joseph Petrosino, also known as the “Italian Sherlock Holmes”, takes on the case, which eventually leads him to Sicily.
Background & Information on The Black Hand
The Black Hand is based on the book The Black Hand: The Epic War Between a Brilliant Detective and the Deadliest Secret Society in American History by Stephan Talty. Leonardo DiCaprio, among others, is involved in the film adaptation with his production company Appian Way and also takes on a role in front of the camera. (AB)