The 10 Essential Gangster Movies

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Goodfellas (2 Disc Special Edition) [1990] [DVD]
1.  Goodfellas (2 Disc Special Edition) [1990] [DVD] DVD ~ Robert De Niro
The list author says:
  "Currently the finest film ever made about organised crime. Looks and sounds as if it must be absolutely authentic, the performances from everyone involved are stunning."
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The Godfather [DVD]
2.  The Godfather [DVD] DVD ~ Marlon Brando
The list author says:
  "An enduring masterpiece. Extraordinary performances - we understand their every glance and nod. Brando is breathtaking, at his absolute best."
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The Godfather: Part II [DVD]
3.  The Godfather: Part II [DVD] DVD ~ Al Pacino
The list author says:
  "The only sequel to win an Oscar for Best Picture. Pacino was robbed of an Oscar in this mesmerising performance as Michael Corleone. Rare is the sequel that equals the film that spawned it."
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Scarface (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD]
4.  Scarface (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] DVD ~ Al Pacino
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  "Stylish and ultra-violent. This is Pacino's powerhouse role. Featuring a bloody climax you will never forget."
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Casino (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD]
5.  Casino (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] DVD ~ Robert De Niro
The list author says:
  "A great story from beginning to end. Visually stunning sets, rich dialogue and well-portrayed characters working magnificently against the theme of loyalty and betrayal."
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Reservoir Dogs (2 Disc Special Edition) [1993] [DVD]
6.  Reservoir Dogs (2 Disc Special Edition) [1993] [DVD] DVD ~ Harvey Keitel
The list author says:
  "A small, modestly-budgeted masterpiece you won't forget. Slick dialogue, brutal and funny, a huge impact of a debut from Tarantino"
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Pulp Fiction (2 Disc Collector's Edition) [DVD] [1994]
7.  Pulp Fiction (2 Disc Collector's Edition) [DVD] [1994] DVD ~ John Travolta
The list author says:
  "A weird collection of inter-connectied crime stories - but it works fantastically. A film with comedy, violence and engaging dialogue with top performances from Jackson, Travolta and Willis."
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Carlito's Way [DVD] [1994]
8.  Carlito's Way [DVD] [1994] DVD ~ Al Pacino
The list author says:
  "A great story told by a master filmmaker. Strong in suspense and action, Pacino delivers another mesmerising performance and is strongly supported by Penn."
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City Of God (Cidade De Deus) [DVD] [2003]
9.  City Of God (Cidade De Deus) [DVD] [2003] DVD ~ Alexandre Rodrigues
The list author says:
  "Savage and heartbreaking, this movie moves at full-throttle pace and is never dull. So enthralling, you will forget you're reading subtitles. A vibrant masterpiece."
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Donnie Brasco (1997) [DVD]
10.  Donnie Brasco (1997) [DVD] DVD ~ Al Pacino
The list author says:
  "An underrated Mafia movie consisting of emotional intensity and character development. Pacino and Depp are a match made in acting Heaven."
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Goodfellas [Blu-ray] [1990] [Region Free] ¿Castillian Audio? 0 10 Sep 2013
4:3 or 16:9? 1 29 Aug 2013
Portuguese subtitles? 0 29 Jun 2013
Subtitles? 1 26 Jun 2013
german language on it ? thanks !!! 0 11 Jun 2012
blu ray version 1 7 Apr 2012
The Godfather Part 2 0 29 Mar 2012
Portuguese Subtitles 0 29 Feb 2012
Italian language 0 26 Dec 2011
Subtitels 3 13 Dec 2011
subtittles 1 20 Nov 2011
Carlitos Way Blu Ray Screen Ratio 2 10 Nov 2011
 
   

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