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Scarface Look-alike

Screams Movie Quotes

During Machete Standoff

5/9/2013 12:40 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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A knife-wielding man dressed up as Tony Montana from the 1983 classic "Scarface" taunted police during a real-life standoff in L.A. ... and stayed in character the entire time, TMZ has learned. 

It all went down at an apartment complex in Hollywood around 10pm Tuesday night -- cops were called to the scene to respond to a man wearing a Tony Montana-style white suit (with the big pimped-out collar) who began screaming at people while waving a machete.

When cops arrived, a police negotiator tried to convince the man to surrender peacefully -- but he responded by screaming various quotes from "Scarface" ... while pointing to a DVD copy of the movie he was carrying in his non-machete hand.

Sources at the scene tell us the Tony-alike taunted police by calling them, "f**king cops" ... and threatening to cut them.

After a 6-hour standoff, cops convinced the man to throw his machete down into the apartment swimming pool ... but officers were forced to use tear gas to take the suspect into custody.

Say goodnight to the bad guy.

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IwuvTMZ    

Brian DePalma directs again.

501 days ago
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NOT ELMO    

Sources at the scene tell us the Tony-alike taunted Police by calling them, "F**king Cops" ... and Threatening to Cut Them..................................HE IS VERY LUCKY TO STILL BE ALIVE...

501 days ago
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_][ Character_Assassin ][_    

Say "HELLO" to my little Cell!

501 days ago
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HumanNature    

Good old Hollyweird.

501 days ago
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Waka Waka Waka    

He was looking for the DIAZ brothers. LoL

501 days ago
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Phishie from Philly    

At least he didn't dress up like robin Williams in the Birdcage. I'm just sayin
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Phishie from Philly

501 days ago
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IPadEmpress     

He had to be white, if he was black they would have killed him.

501 days ago
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antigirlygirl    

Auditioning, huh? Next time, remember that Tony had a gun, not a machete..

501 days ago
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Rhubino    

Fok you, you foking foks.

501 days ago
10.

Trecee    

You got your 15 minutes of game c.ockroach. You forgot one thing. Tony doesn't give up.

501 days ago
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awesomewave    

Where'd you get that beauty scar, tough guy? Eating pineapple?

501 days ago
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djgraf89     

Cool

501 days ago
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Skins    

I'll bury the ****-a-roach

501 days ago
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Jay W.     

"Come here and give me a kiss."

501 days ago
15.

Tony Montana    

You need people like me so you can point your f**kin' fingers and say,"That's the bad guy."

501 days ago
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