Angels With Dirty Faces
AMC Movie List

Top Mob Movies

The Godfather, Goodfellas, Scarface. How would you rank the best of the genre?

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1 The Godfather
Considered one of the greatest films of all time, The Godfather boasts an all-star cast and a beloved following like few other movies.
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2 The Godfather Part II
A sequel as celebrated as the original, the second Godfather continues the tale of the Corleone family and flashes back to Vito's youth.
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3 GoodFellas
The "rags to riches and back to rags" story of Henry Hill (Ray Liotta) is one of Martin Scorcese's true masterpieces.
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4 Scarface
Tony Montana, Al Pacino's cocky Cuban drug runner, is so iconic that Scarface images are ubiquitous in dorm rooms and on T-shirts.
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5 Casino
The Goodfellas crew reunites for a dangerous look at Vegas's seedy mob underside: crooks, murderers, and drug-addled showgirls.
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6 The Departed
Stars DiCaprio, Nicholson, and Damon are gangsters and cops mired in corruption and leading double lives.
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7 A Bronx Tale
Robert De Niro directs this heartwarming tale of a kid caught between his average-Joe dad and a charismatic gangster.
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8 Donnie Brasco
An undercover cop (Johnny Depp) befriends a mafioso (Al Pacino) and must choose between his job and his friend's life.
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9 Pulp Fiction
Quentin Tarantino's clever blood-soaked gem relaunched John Travolta's career and spawned dozens of imitations.
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10 The Untouchables
In the definitive take on Prohibition, Kevin Costner brings Eliot Ness, and his quest to bring down Al Capone (Robert De Niro), to life.
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11 Once Upon a Time in America
Western legend Sergio Leone's expansive tale of Jewish gangsters in the early twentieth century is as epic as any Western.
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12 The Public Enemy
James Cagney gives a powerful performance as a man descending from misguided street tough to vicious criminal.
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13 White Heat
One of James Cagney's many gangster movies stars the screen legend as a psychotic mama's boy with a plan to rule the world.
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14 Angels With Dirty Faces
James Cagney stars as a gangster fighting with his childhood best friend, a priest, for the loyalties of teenagers.
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15 Miller’s Crossing
The Coen brothers put their unconventional stamp on the genre in an unusual Irish-mob flick starring Gabriel Byrne and Albert Finney.
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16 Bugsy
The famous real-life gangster Bugsy Siegel (played by Warren Beatty) builds Las Vegas and woos Annette Bening.
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17 Little Caesar
The first talkie mob movie is also considered groundbreaking for its violence, which was stunning at the time.
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18 Cop Land
Sylvester Stallone plays against type as an overweight Sherif dealing with both the mob and corrupt cops.
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19 Machine Gun Kelly
Cult director Roger Corman's biopic on real-life robber, gangster and kidnapper Machine Gun Kelly with Charles Bronson in the starring role.
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20 Get Shorty
Stylish and witty, Get Shorty has no shortage of star power and quips, with far more jokes than the average mob flick.
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