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

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Casino Steve Allen, Don Rickles, James Woods

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

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Donnie Brasco Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

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

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Heat is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Heat Robert De Niro, William Fichtner, Natalie Portman

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American History X is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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The Usual Suspects is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
The Usual Suspects Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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

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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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Jackie Brown is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Jackie Brown Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Quentin Tarantino

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

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

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

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

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

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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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Juice is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Juice Tupac Shakur, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

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True Romance is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
True Romance Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson

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Blood In, Blood Out is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s

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State of Grace Sean Penn, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright

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Analyze This is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Analyze This Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow

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Bugsy Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Warren Beatty

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South Central is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
South Central Glenn Plummer, Carl Lumbly, Byron Minns

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American Me is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
American Me Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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Desperado Salma Hayek, Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi

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Set It Off is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Set It Off Queen Latifah, Dr. Dre, Jada Pinkett Smith

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Clockers is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Clockers Spike Lee, Harvey Keitel, John Turturro

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Suicide Kings is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Suicide Kings Christopher Walken, Denis Leary, Jay Mohr

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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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Last Man Standing Bruce Willis, Christopher Walken, Leslie Mann

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In Too Deep is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
In Too Deep LL Cool J, Nas, Nia Long

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The Limey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
The Limey Melissa George, Terence Stamp, Peter Fonda

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Gridlock'd is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Gridlock'd Lucy Liu, Tupac Shakur, Thandie Newton

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The Freshman Marlon Brando, Matthew Broderick, Penelope Ann Miller

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El Mariachi Carlos Gallardo, Juan García, María Castillo

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The Replacement Killers is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
The Replacement Killers Mira Sorvino, Danny Trejo, Chow Yun-Fat

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Fresh is listed (or ranked) 40 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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Payback Mel Gibson, Lucy Liu, Maria Bello - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Once Upon a Time in America is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Once Upon a Time in America Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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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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L.A. Confidential is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
L.a. Confidential Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

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New Jersey Drive is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
New Jersey Drive Christine Baranski, Heavy D, Donald Faison

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Goodbye Lover is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Goodbye Lover Ellen DeGeneres, Mary-Louise Parker, Patricia Arquette

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Mulholland Falls is listed (or ranked) 47 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) 48 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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Dick Tracy Madonna, Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman

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Southie is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Southie Rose McGowan, Amanda Peet, Will Arnett