Scene from Casino () I do not own the video or any rights to the video. Anthony John Spilotro (May 19, – June 14, ), nicknamed "The Ant", was an American mobster and enforcer for the Chicago Outfit in Las Vegas, Nevada, during the s and s. His job was to protect and oversee the Outfit's illegal casino profits (the . the Spilotros were savagely beaten and buried alive in a cornfield in Enos. Nicky and Dominic get beaten in the cornfield, after they framed their bosses. Casino Nicky's Death. No arrests were made until April 25,when 14 members of the Chicago Laughlin aquarius casino resort including reputed boss James Marcello were indicted for 18 murders, including the Spilotros'. I think in all fairness, I should explain to you exactly what it is that I. Joseph Lombardo, Casino cornfield, Paul "The Indian" Schiro, and a former Chicago police officer, Anthony "Twan" Doyle. Robert De Niro as Sam "Ace" Rothstein Joe Pesci as Nicholas "Nicky" Santoro Sharon Stone as Ginger McKenna James Woods as Lester Diamond Frank Vincent as Frankie Marino Don Rickles as Billy Sherbert L. The only members of Spilotro's gang not arrested for the July 4 burglary were Blitzstein, Cusumano, Romano, and Michael Spilotro.