The Best Gangster Movies Films
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The Best Gangster Movies

List Criteria: Vote for your personal favorite Gangster films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

A list of all gangster movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This gangster movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of gangster films also contains gangster movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This gangster films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best gangster movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This gangster movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Downvote your least favorite items because they deserve it.

List of gangster films includes gangster movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. You can share this on Twitter, Tumblr, Facebook and more to see what your social network would vote to the top.

These are the top films in the gangster genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the gangster genre in it. Be it the motifs of the gangster genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

What's better, Pusher trilogy or Goodfellas? If we missed any gangster movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous gangster movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about gangster movie lists.
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the gangster movies. List includes photos and gangster movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

The list you're viewing is made up of items like The Godfather and Mesrine.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these gangster movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good gangster movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest gangster movies, here is the full gangster movies list, ordered from best to worst.

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    the people's #1 & added by gaijinlane
    Robert Duvall, Sofia Coppola, Diane Keaton

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    Al Jolson, Ray Liotta, Lorraine Bracco

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    Gene Wilder, Gene Hackman, Warren Beatty

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    Daniel Day-Lewis, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly

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    Frances McDormand, John Turturro, Steve Buscemi

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    Lisa Kudrow, Billy Crystal, Chazz Palminteri

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    Debbie Harry, Edie Falco, Ray Liotta

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    Gary Oldman, Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain

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    Rod Steiger, John Heldabrand, Tony Galento

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    Judd Nelson, Wesley Snipes, Mario Van Peebles

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    James Russo, John Ortiz, David Wenham

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    David Carradine, Robert De Niro, Jean Bell

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