film The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s

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List Rules Vote up your favorite gangster films that were released in the 1990s.

With so many critically acclaimed mob movies to choose from, this best '90s gangster movies will be tough to vote for. Do you have a favorite mob movie from the 1990s? There are the obvious choices, but true cinema fans will dive a little deeper to vote on this list.

Quentin Tarantino's gangster films of the '90s have definitely stood the test of time. Pulp Fiction and Reservoir Dogs have received several awards and have become cult classics to the 1990s gangster film genre. Martin Scorsese is brilliant when it comes to amazing gangster movies and, in the '90s, Goodfellas certainly changed the game. It has been named as one of the top greatest gangster films of all time.

The '90s definitely delivered the greatest gangster movies of all, but which one is the best and which will be sleeping with the fishes? Vote for your top 1990s gangster movie and downvote any you don't think deserve to be with these other legends.

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Goodfellas Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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Casino Steve Allen, Don Rickles, James Woods

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Pulp Fiction John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Donnie Brasco Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

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Reservoir Dogs Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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A Bronx Tale Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Chazz Palminteri

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The Usual Suspects is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
The Usual Suspects Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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Heat is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Heat Robert De Niro, William Fichtner, Natalie Portman

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Carlito's Way Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Viggo Mortensen

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American History X is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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Boyz n the Hood is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Boyz n the Hood Ice Cube, Angela Bassett, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Miller's Crossing Steve Buscemi, Frances McDormand, Marcia Gay Harden

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Jackie Brown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Jackie Brown Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Quentin Tarantino

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King of New York Christopher Walken, Steve Buscemi, Laurence Fishburne

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The Godfather Part III Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Bridget Fonda

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The Boondock Saints is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
The Boondock Saints Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus, Billy Connolly

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Analyze This is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Analyze This Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow

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State of Grace Sean Penn, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright

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Dead Presidents is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Dead Presidents Martin Sheen, Terrence Howard, Chris Tucker

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Menace II Society Samuel L. Jackson, Jada Pinkett Smith, Charles S. Dutton

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New Jack City Chris Rock, Ice-T, Judd Nelson

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True Romance is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
True Romance Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson

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Juice is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Juice Tupac Shakur, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

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Bugsy Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Warren Beatty

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Blood In, Blood Out is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s

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American Me is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
American Me Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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South Central is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
South Central Glenn Plummer, Carl Lumbly, Byron Minns

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Clockers is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Clockers Spike Lee, Harvey Keitel, John Turturro

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Desperado Salma Hayek, Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi

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The Freshman Marlon Brando, Matthew Broderick, Penelope Ann Miller

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Set It Off is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Set It Off Queen Latifah, Dr. Dre, Jada Pinkett Smith

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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai Forest Whitaker, Henry Silva, Victor Argo - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Limey is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
The Limey Melissa George, Terence Stamp, Peter Fonda

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Last Man Standing Bruce Willis, Christopher Walken, Leslie Mann

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The Replacement Killers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
The Replacement Killers Mira Sorvino, Danny Trejo, Chow Yun-Fat

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Suicide Kings is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Suicide Kings Christopher Walken, Denis Leary, Jay Mohr

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Fresh is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Fresh Samuel L. Jackson, Giancarlo Esposito, N'Bushe Wright - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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In Too Deep is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
In Too Deep LL Cool J, Nas, Nia Long

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El Mariachi Carlos Gallardo, Juan García, María Castillo

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The Town is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
The Town Blake Lively, Ben Affleck, Jon Hamm

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New Jersey Drive is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
New Jersey Drive Christine Baranski, Heavy D, Donald Faison

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Payback Mel Gibson, Lucy Liu, Maria Bello - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Hard Boiled is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Hard Boiled Chow Yun-Fat, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Philip Kwok

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Gridlock'd is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Gridlock'd Lucy Liu, Tupac Shakur, Thandie Newton

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Mulholland Falls is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Mulholland Falls Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, John Malkovich

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Devil in a Blue Dress is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Devil in a Blue Dress Denzel Washington, Poppy Montgomery, Don Cheadle

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Goodbye Lover is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Goodbye Lover Ellen DeGeneres, Mary-Louise Parker, Patricia Arquette

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Delusion is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s

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Dick Tracy Madonna, Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman

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Bullets over Broadway Jennifer Tilly, Mary-Louise Parker, John Cusack