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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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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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The Usual Suspects is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added 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
Mia W (SweetLilMzMia) added Heat Robert De Niro, William Fichtner, Natalie Portman

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American History X is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
darthbare added American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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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
muybueno16 added 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
muybueno16 added 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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The Boondock Saints is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added The Boondock Saints Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus, Billy Connolly

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

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

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Dead Presidents is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added Dead Presidents Martin Sheen, Terrence Howard, Chris Tucker

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True Romance is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added True Romance Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson

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State of Grace Sean Penn, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright

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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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Juice is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added Juice Tupac Shakur, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

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Desperado Salma Hayek, Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi

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Bugsy Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Warren Beatty

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Analyze This is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added Analyze This Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow

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

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The Godfather is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Herman0 added The Godfather Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

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The Godfather Part II is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Herman0 added The Godfather Part II Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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L.A. Confidential is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Daniel Csango added L.a. Confidential Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

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Set It Off is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
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American Me is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
darthbare added American Me Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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Last Man Standing Bruce Willis, Christopher Walken, Leslie Mann

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Clockers is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
darthbare added Clockers Spike Lee, Harvey Keitel, John Turturro

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Once Upon a Time in America is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
stiggles added Once Upon a Time in America Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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Suicide Kings is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added 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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The Limey is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added The Limey Melissa George, Terence Stamp, Peter Fonda

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The Freshman Marlon Brando, Matthew Broderick, Penelope Ann Miller

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Hard Boiled is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added Hard Boiled Chow Yun-Fat, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Philip Kwok

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Gridlock'd is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added Gridlock'd Lucy Liu, Tupac Shakur, Thandie Newton

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El Mariachi Carlos Gallardo, Juan García, María Castillo

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Fresh is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added Fresh Samuel L. Jackson, Giancarlo Esposito, N'Bushe Wright - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Replacement Killers is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added The Replacement Killers Mira Sorvino, Danny Trejo, Chow Yun-Fat

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In Too Deep is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
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Southie is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
muybueno16 added Southie Rose McGowan, Amanda Peet, Will Arnett

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Year of the Dragon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
Herman0 added Year of the Dragon Mickey Rourke, John Lone, Eddie Jones

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New Jersey Drive is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
darthbare added New Jersey Drive Christine Baranski, Heavy D, Donald Faison

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Mulholland Falls is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s
MauricioDurón added Mulholland Falls Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, John Malkovich