Tagged: Mobsters

CRIMEWATCH: Crazy Joe

Created to appeal to fans of The Godfather series, the little-known Crazy Joe (1974) tells the “true life” story of Italian mobster “Crazy” Joe...

CRIMEWATCH: Across 110th Street

During a mob meeting, two men disguised as police officers bust in and hold the gangsters at gunpoint. When one of the crooks moves,...

GOODFELLAS Copacabana Tracking Shot

The famous tracking shot from GoodFellas may seem like a cliche choice to start off with but I wanted to pick something that would...

CRIMEWATCH: The Iceman

Based on a true story, Michael Shannon stars as Richard “The Iceman” Kuklinski an infamous contract killer for the New York mob during the...

The Films of HOWARD HAWKS

When I was told about the Howard Hawks Blogathon by my friend Ratnakar of Seetimaar – Diary of a Movie Lover I was really...

POSTERS: Brian DePalma’s SCARFACE

Brian DePalma and Screenwriter Oliver Stone’s 1983 update of the Howard Hawks gangster classic is one of our favorite furious films (READ OUR FULL...

Ultimate Gangsters Classic & Contemporary

BURBANK, Calif., March 11, 2013 – As part of the studio’s 90th Anniversary celebration, eight of Warner Bros. Pictures’ greatest gangster films – from...

CRIMEWATCH: Little Caesar

At a small greasy spoon, Caesar Enrico “Rico” Bandello (Edward G. Robinson) and his best friend Joe Massara (Douglas Fairbanks Jr) eat spaghetti, drink...