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Meyer Lansky (Character)
from Bugsy (1991)

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Russian Born, (now Belarus) Majer Suchowlinski in July 4... See more »
Alternate Names:
Meyer Lansky Age 8 / Meyer Lansky Ages 12-14 / Meyer Lansky Ages 19-28 / Young Meyer


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  1. "Boardwalk Empire"
        - Eldorado (2014) TV episode, Played by Anatol Yusef
        - Friendless Child (2014) TV episode, Played by Anatol Yusef
        - King of Norway (2014) TV episode, Played by Anatol Yusef
        - The Good Listener (2014) TV episode, Played by Anatol Yusef
        - Golden Days for Boys and Girls (2014) TV episode, Played by Anatol Yusef
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  2. "Mob City"
        - Stay Down (2013) TV episode, Played by Patrick Fischler
        - A Guy Walks Into a Bar (2013) TV episode, Played by Jeff Braine (as Young Meyer)

  3. The Lost City (2005) Played by Dustin Hoffman
  4. Donzi: The Legend (2001) Played by Edward Asner

  5. Lansky (1999) (TV) Played by Richard Dreyfuss / Joshua Praw (as Meyer Lansky Age 8) / Ryan Merriman (as Meyer Lansky Ages 12-14) / Max Perlich (as Meyer Lansky Ages 19-28)
  6. "The Untouchables"
        - Attack on New York (1993) TV episode, Played by Marc Grapey
        - Atlantic City (1993) TV episode, Played by Marc Grapey
  7. Bugsy (1991) Played by Ben Kingsley
  8. Mobsters (1991) Played by Patrick Dempsey
  9. Havana (1990/I) Played by Mark Rydell
  10. Johnny Ryan (1990) (TV) Played by Michael Fairman

  11. Passion and Paradise (1989) (TV) Played by Sam Malkin

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From Mobsters (1991)
Meyer Lansky: We gotta get tough with Masseria and Faranzano. Only, we can't afford a war. They got armies; we don't.
Arnold Rothstein: We got balls and brains; you got those, you don't need an army... 100 years ago, Austria was run by a prince named Metternich. Austria was weak, and its neighbors were strong; but Metternich was a cold, caluclating fox. If one country got too strong, he organized an alliance against it. He would bring Europe to the brink of war, and then everybody thanked him when he kept war from happening. He barely had an army, but he had Europe by the *kishkes.*
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