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William 'Boss' Tweed (Character)
from Gangs of New York (2002)

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Gangs of New York -- Leonardo DiCaprio, Cameron Diaz, and Daniel Day- Lewis star in this tale of vengeance and survival! As waves of immigrants swell the population of New York, corruption thrives in lower Manhattan's Five Points section. Young Irish immigrant Amsterdam returns seeking revenge against the rival gang leader who killed his father. But Amsterdam's personal vendetta becomes part of the gang warfare.
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William Magear Tweed (April 3, 1823 April 12, 1878)... See more »
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Boss Tweed / Boss William Tweed / Mayor William March 'Boss' Tweed


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  1. Gangs of New York (2002) Played by Jim Broadbent

  2. Liberty (1986) (TV) Played by Philip Bosco (as Boss William Tweed)

  3. "The Great Adventure"
        - The Man Who Stole New York City (1963) TV episode, Played by Edward Andrews (as Mayor William March 'Boss' Tweed)

  4. "You Are There"
        - The Overthrow of the Tweed Ring (November 19, 1874) (1957) TV episode, Played by Paul Maxey

  5. Up in Central Park (1948) Played by Vincent Price (as Boss Tweed)

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From Gangs of New York (2002)
Boss Tweed: The appearance of law must be upheld, especially while it's being broken. See more »

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