Compare the Casino movie to the Frank Rosenthal true story, including mobster Tony Spilotro and Geri Rosenthal. Watch real Frank Rosenthal video after the. Martin Scorsese's ' Casino ', was just one part of the story of the mafia's time in Las Vegas. Here's the full story, from beginning to end. Which real Vegas mafiosos and casinos inspired the story? Which on-screen scenes mimic actual events? Here are some of the real -life stories behind the.