Donnie Brasco is a 1997 film by Mike Newell and starring Al Pacino and Johnny Depp. Michael Madsen, Bruno Kirby, James Russo, and Anne Heche appeared in supporting roles in english version. Donnie Brasco is the story of two men who grow to love each other, within the framework of a teacher-student relationship. The movie opens in a New York coffee shop that’s a hangout for the mob. A young guy named Donnie, Johnny Depp comes in and talks disrespectfully in 1997 to an older guy named Lefty, Al Pacino. He gradually wins Lefty’s trust, and it becomes donnie brasco full movie clear that Lefty badly needs someone to trust.