One man leaves his old gangster lifestyle for a fresh start. As his past creeps up he'll have to protect his family even if it means going back to his old ways.
Edward Furlong, James Caan, Jonathan Lipnicki, Oded Fehr, Leilani Sarelle, Delphine Chanéac
In Tel Aviv, 1973, young Izek is raised in a seedy, gangster-filled illegal casino that operates behind his family's bar. When violence and crime finds its way to him and his family, Izek and his family relocate to Los Angeles for a fresh start. Hoping to start anew, Izek pursues his ambitions, and becomes successful. He falls in love with the beautiful Aline. However, the world of crime Izek tried to escape continues to dog him. Threatened by a temperamental gangster, his criminal cousin, and a Colombian drug lord, Izek struggles for a clean slate as those close to him fall victim to the promises of quick money through crime. Spanning over two decades, "For the Love of Money" follows the true account of an Israeli immigrant who searches for his piece of the American dream.