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The mafia has been a source of some of the best stories in film history for filmmakers. The drama, action, and moral dilemmas the characters face always keeps viewers on the edge of their seats wanting more. Want to know the best mafia movies ever made? Here is a list of possibly the greatest mob movies in cinema with posters. These mafia films are known for their plots, their special effects, and their amazing casts.

This mob and gangster movies list can be sorted by cast, director, year, and more. Click on the mafia movie titles in this list of mafia movies in order to learn more about each film. This mafia films list can also be reranked to create your own. These are gangster films involving the mafia.

The best mob movies are full of action, crime, violence, and of course, memorable mobsters and mafia bosses. These top mafia movies are films any good mafia movies fan will enjoy. From classics like The Godfather and Casino to newer gangster movies like The Departed, your crime loving side will be glued to the screen, enjoying the fast-paced, high drama, action packed worlds of these awesome fictional mobsters in these best mafia movies.
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4,322 401
The Godfather is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Godfather Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

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4,273 302
Goodfellas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Goodfellas Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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3,499 413
The Godfather Part II is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Godfather Part II Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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2,644 410
Casino is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Casino Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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2,697 532
Scarface is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Scarface Michelle Pfeiffer, Al Pacino, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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1,768 353
Donnie Brasco is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Bootsdad added Donnie Brasco Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

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1,852 393
A Bronx Tale is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Mafia Films
A Bronx Tale Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Chazz Palminteri

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1,490 477
The Untouchables is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Untouchables Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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1,853 364
The Departed is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Departed Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin

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1,347 347
Once Upon a Time in America is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Once Upon a Time in America Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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1,209 282
Carlito's Way is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Carlito's Way Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Viggo Mortensen

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1,243 686
The Godfather Part III is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Godfather Part III Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Bridget Fonda

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1,309 448
Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Pulp Fiction John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

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954 279
Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Mafia Films
bojanthebest added Reservoir Dogs Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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1,327 323
American Gangster is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Mafia Films
American Gangster Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba

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713 260
Road to Perdition is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Mafia Films
bojanthebest added Road to Perdition Tom Hanks, Daniel Craig, Paul Newman

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934 375
Gangs of New York is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Gangs of New York Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Liam Neeson

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461 245
Mean Streets is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Mean Streets Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Harvey Keitel

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399 270
Bugsy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Bugsy Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Warren Beatty

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359 190
On the Waterfront is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Mafia Films
On the Waterfront Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger

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441 74
Heat is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Mafia Films
PressingOn added Heat Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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367 169
Miller's Crossing is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Miller's Crossing Steve Buscemi, Frances McDormand, Marcia Gay Harden

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372 210
The Public Enemy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Public Enemy Jean Harlow, James Cagney, Joan Blondell

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402 184
Bonnie and Clyde is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Bonnie and Clyde Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway, Gene Wilder

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468 145
Public Enemies is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Mafia Films
anna gr added Public Enemies Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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341 84
Black Mass is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Mafia Films
_denny-wright added Black Mass Johnny Depp

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294 146
Mobsters is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Mafia Films
WaelAlamri added Mobsters Patrick Dempsey, Christian Slater, Michael Gambon

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316 214
Chinatown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Chinatown Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski

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175 177
Get Carter is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Get Carter Michael Caine, Britt Ekland, Ian Hendry

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374 151
Kill the Irishman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Mafia Films
AntoNadarević added Kill the Irishman Val Kilmer, Christopher Walken, Linda Cardellini

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194 196
Key Largo is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Key Largo Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson

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309 169
True Romance is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Mafia Films
True Romance Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson

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182 137
White Heat is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Mafia Films
White Heat James Cagney, Edmond O'Brien, Virginia Mayo

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188 166
Little Caesar is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Little Caesar Edward G. Robinson, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.

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377 140
King of New York is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Mafia Films
King of New York Christopher Walken, Steve Buscemi, Laurence Fishburne

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292 160
Hoodlum is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Hoodlum Queen Latifah, Tim Roth, Laurence Fishburne

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238 89
Eastern Promises is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Mafia Films
wiabux added Eastern Promises Naomi Watts, Viggo Mortensen, Tatiana Maslany

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110 120
The Getaway is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Getaway Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw, Sally Struthers

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100 136
The Big Heat is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Big Heat Lee Marvin, Glenn Ford, Carolyn Jones

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111 141
High Sierra is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Mafia Films
High Sierra Humphrey Bogart, Joan Leslie, Ida Lupino

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184 79
Cop Land is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Mafia Films
looksharp added Cop Land Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro, Debbie Harry

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56 39
The Valachi Papers is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Mafia Films
peter-casale added The Valachi Papers Charles Bronson, Lino Ventura, Jill Ireland

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195 98
Analyze This is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Mafia Films
looksharp added Analyze This Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow

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433 107
Snatch is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Mafia Films
wiabux added Snatch Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro, Vinnie Jones

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268 166
The Italian Job is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Mafia Films
ardhysena added The Italian Job Charlize Theron, Kelly Brook, Mark Wahlberg

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86 127
The Killing is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Mafia Films
The Killing Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Vince Edwards

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123 156
Married to the Mob is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Married to the Mob Michelle Pfeiffer, Alec Baldwin, Lisa Kudrow

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106 111
Dillinger is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Dillinger Anne Jeffreys, Marc Lawrence, Jack Mulhall

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113 120
Dillinger and Capone is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Dillinger and Capone Martin Sheen, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Catherine Hicks

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122 138
Infernal Affairs is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Mafia Films
Infernal Affairs Andy Lau, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Edison Chen