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1. The Sopranos (1999–2007)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama

9.2
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New Jersey mob boss, Tony Soprano, deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life, which affects his mental state and ends up seeking professional psychiatric counseling.

Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 211,887

2. Goodfellas (1990)

R | 146 min | Crime, Drama

8.7
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89 Metascore

The story of Henry Hill and his life through the teen years into the years of mafia, covering his relationship with wife Karen Hill and his Mob partners Jimmy Conway and Tommy DeVitto in the Italian-American crime syndicate.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco

Votes: 791,539 | Gross: $46.84M

3. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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This third Law & Order series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view.

Stars: Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 19,098

4. True Romance (1993)

R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.0
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57 Metascore

In Detroit, a lonely pop culture geek marries a call girl, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood. Meanwhile, the owners of the cocaine - the Mob - track them down in an attempt to reclaim it.

Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Christian Slater, Patricia Arquette, Dennis Hopper, Val Kilmer

Votes: 172,750 | Gross: $12.28M

5. Casino (1995)

R | 178 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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73 Metascore

A tale of greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends: a mafia enforcer and a casino executive, compete against each other over a gambling empire and over a fast living and fast loving woman.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci, James Woods

Votes: 362,551 | Gross: $42.44M

6. Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)

PG-13 | 86 min | Comedy

6.9
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37 Metascore

A goofy detective specializing in animals goes in search of the missing mascot of the Miami Dolphins.

Director: Tom Shadyac | Stars: Jim Carrey, Courteney Cox, Sean Young, Tone Loc

Votes: 230,236 | Gross: $72.22M

7. Raging Bull (1980)

R | 129 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

8.2
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92 Metascore

An emotionally self-destructive boxer's journey through life, as the violence and temper that leads him to the top in the ring destroys his life outside it.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Cathy Moriarty, Joe Pesci, Frank Vincent

Votes: 253,612 | Gross: $0.05M

8. Wall Street (1987)

R | 126 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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56 Metascore

A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider who takes the youth under his wing.

Director: Oliver Stone | Stars: Charlie Sheen, Michael Douglas, Tamara Tunie, Franklin Cover

Votes: 125,107 | Gross: $43.85M

9. The French Connection (1971)

R | 104 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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96 Metascore

A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey, Tony Lo Bianco

Votes: 88,726

10. Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)

R | 116 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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67 Metascore

An African American mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.

Director: Jim Jarmusch | Stars: Forest Whitaker, Henry Silva, John Tormey, Cliff Gorman

Votes: 74,067 | Gross: $3.30M

11. Find Me Guilty (2006)

R | 125 min | Biography, Comedy, Crime

7.1
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65 Metascore

In the late 1980s, a low level gangster named Jackie DiNorscio defends himself in court in what became the longest criminal trial in American judicial history.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Vin Diesel, Peter Dinklage, Ron Silver, Alex Rocco

Votes: 29,360 | Gross: $1.17M

12. Bad Lieutenant (1992)

NC-17 | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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70 Metascore

While investigating a young nun's rape, a corrupt New York City police detective, with a serious drug and gambling addiction, tries to change his ways and find forgiveness.

Director: Abel Ferrara | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Brian McElroy, Frankie Acciarito, Peggy Gormley

Votes: 31,413 | Gross: $2.00M

13. King of New York (1990)

R | 103 min | Crime, Thriller

7.0
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A former drug lord returns from prison determined to wipe out all his competition and distribute the profits of his operations to New York's poor and lower classes in this stylish and ultra violent modern twist on Robin Hood.

Director: Abel Ferrara | Stars: Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne, Victor Argo

Votes: 25,270 | Gross: $2.55M

14. The Equalizer (1985–1989)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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A retired Intelligence Agent turned private detective helps various threatened clients to equalize the odds.

Stars: Edward Woodward, Keith Szarabajka, Robert Lansing, Mark Margolis

Votes: 3,271

15. New York Undercover (1994–1999)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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Drugs, robbery, corruption, rape, murder. Cops versus criminals. The undercover war has started. Welcome to New York City.

Stars: Malik Yoba, Michael DeLorenzo, Patti D'Arbanville, Luna Lauren Velez

Votes: 1,547

16. Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)

R | 104 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.1
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A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Faye Dunaway, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Dourif, Rene Auberjonois

Votes: 6,582

17. The Juror (1996)

R | 118 min | Drama, Thriller

5.6
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When Annie Laird is selected as a juror in a big Mafia trial, she is forced by someone known as "The Teacher" to persuade the other jurors to vote "not guilty". He threatens to kill her son... See full summary »

Director: Brian Gibson | Stars: Demi Moore, Alec Baldwin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Gandolfini

Votes: 14,681 | Gross: $44.83M

18. Wolfen (1981)

R | 115 min | Horror, Thriller

6.4
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64 Metascore

A New York cop investigates a series of brutal deaths that resemble animal attacks.

Directors: Michael Wadleigh, John D. Hancock, Rupert Hitzig | Stars: Albert Finney, Diane Venora, Edward James Olmos, Gregory Hines

Votes: 7,214

19. Black & White (I) (1999)

R | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Music

5.0
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47 Metascore

A group of white high school teens become involved with Harlem's black hip-hop crowd.

Director: James Toback | Stars: Ben Stiller, Allan Houston, Claudia Schiffer, Scott Caan

Votes: 5,201 | Gross: $5.24M

20. The Gambler (1974)

R | 111 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Axel Freed is a literature professor. He has the gambling vice. When he has lost all his money, he borrows from his girlfriend, then his mother and finally some bad guys that chase him. Despite all of this he cannot stop gambling.

Director: Karel Reisz | Stars: James Caan, Paul Sorvino, Lauren Hutton, Morris Carnovsky

Votes: 3,087

21. America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (1988–2012)

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

7.3
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True crimes are dramatized in hopes that viewers can give information leading to the capture of the criminals.

Stars: John Walsh, Don LaFontaine, Jon Leiberman, Angeline Hartmann

Votes: 1,353

22. The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight (1971)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Crime

5.0
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This is the funny story about two warring Mafia gangs in New York. The weaker gang use incredibly a lion to blackmail the opposite gang's "clients". The police succeeds to stop one of the gang, while the other remain without the Boss.

Director: James Goldstone | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Leigh Taylor-Young, Jo Van Fleet, Lionel Stander

Votes: 1,109

23. The Sister-in-Law (1974)

R | 85 min | Drama

4.9
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Robert and Edward are brothers involved in a web of adultry and deceit. They share Edward's wife and his mistress and a mission to deliver a package of jewels across the Canadian border, but the mission turns out to be deadly.

Director: Joseph Ruben | Stars: John Savage, Will MacMillan, Anne Saxon, Meridith Baer

Votes: 255

24. Cops and Robbers (1973)

PG | 89 min | Crime, Comedy

6.4
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Two disillusioned New York City policemen plan a $10 million robbery to fuel their low pensions, only to run into one debacle after another in the process.

Director: Aram Avakian | Stars: Cliff Gorman, Joseph Bologna, Charlene Dallas, James Ferguson

Votes: 550

25. Lucky Luciano (1973)

R | 105 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Biopic of Mafia boss Lucky Luciano, covering his life from 1946 to 1962 with occasional flashbacks.

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Gian Maria Volontè, Vincent Gardenia, Silverio Blasi, Charles Cioffi

Votes: 896

26. Shaft's Big Score! (1972)

R | 104 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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Shaft is back to find the murderer of an old friend on the cold hard city streets with a little help from his new friends.

Director: Gordon Parks | Stars: Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn, Drew Bundini Brown, Joseph Mascolo

Votes: 2,028

27. High Times Potluck (2002)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Crime

5.2
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High Times' Pot Luck is an upbeat pot caper that centers around a mobster who discovers the magic of marijuana.

Director: Alison Thompson | Stars: Frank Adonis, Theo Kogan, Sylvia Miles, Dan Lauria

Votes: 390

28. Crazy Joe (1974)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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The rise and fall of a Mafia gangster, based on the life of murdered New York gangster "Crazy" Joey Gallo.

Director: Carlo Lizzani | Stars: Peter Boyle, Paula Prentiss, Fred Williamson, Rip Torn

Votes: 323

29. Spike of Bensonhurst (1988)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.0
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Spike Fumo is an Italian kid apsiring to be a boxer. He falls in love with a rich girl, who turns out to be the daughter of a Mafia boss. Spike is threatened to leave Bensonhurst by the mob... See full summary »

Director: Paul Morrissey | Stars: Sasha Mitchell, Ernest Borgnine, Anne De Salvo, Sylvia Miles

Votes: 326 | Gross: $0.62M

30. The Trouble with Cali (2012)

Comedy

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Director: Paul Sorvino | Stars: Laurence Leboeuf, Paul Sorvino, Glynnis O'Connor, Joanne Baron

Votes: 51

31. The Woods Have Eyes (2007)

90 min | Horror, Thriller

3.8
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Based on a true story. Summer as usual until a group of young children go missing in the forest. Tracked by a hunter and his crazy sons, to survive the children must take revenge into their own hands.

Director: Anthony Indelicato | Stars: Frank Adonis, Joseph Anthony, Ron Arabia, Michael Bolten

Votes: 442

32. Mob Queen (1998)

87 min | Comedy

7.4
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Brooklyn Docks, 1957. If you're not a dockworker, mobster, or streetwalker, you don't belong in this neighborhood. Mob small fish George and Dip set up their boss Joey "The Heart" Aorta ... See full summary »

Director: Jon Carnoy | Stars: David Proval, Dan Moran, Candis Cayne, Tony Sirico

Votes: 70

33. Punk Rock (1979)

R | 97 min | Drama

4.8
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Filmed on location at New Yorks legendary underground clubs such as Max's Kansas City and featuring original music and appearances from bands THE STILLETTOS, THE SQUIRRELS, SPICY BITS and ... See full summary »

Director: Carter Stevens | Stars: Wade Nichols, Robert Kerman, Michael W. Leighton, Jean Sanders

Votes: 5

34. One Deadly Road (1998)

104 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.1
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"Everybody wants to be an actor or a gangster. " That's life according to mafia hustler Tony Donitello. For he and his brother Vinnie, being raised in Bensonhurst Brooklyn around the local ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Adonis | Stars: Robert D'Aleo, Aesha Waks, Frank Adonis, Victor Arcoleo

Votes: 42

35. Mafioso: The Father, the Son (2001)

R | Crime, Drama

4.9
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Apparent heir to the Philadelphia Paradiso mafia family, Frank Paradiso, finds himself confronted with tough choices after an assassination attempt on his father, Don Antonio Paradiso. ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Caldarella | Stars: Sal Mazzotta, Leo Rossi, Robert Costanzo, Johnny Williams

Votes: 241

36. Proximity to Power (2017)

Drama

A dark warrior Rob Cipriano considers himself already dead so there is nothing to lose for the worst has already happened to him. Clear and calm no one suspects by his actions that he has witnessed it all.

Stars: Angela Kerecz, Robert Miranda, Tony Devon, Paul Borghese

37. Patty (1976)

X | 90 min | Adult, Biography, Drama

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Doctors and "experts" sit around the discuss the Patty Hearst kidnaping case, which is seen in flashbacks.

Director: Robert L. Roberts | Stars: Frank Adonis, Jamie Gillis, Renay Granville, Jennifer Jordan

38. One Way Out (1986)

90 min | Crime, Action, Drama

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Joe Weeks is a man living on the edge. An undercover narcotics detective whose wife was brutally murdered by unknown assailants, he is an emotional time bomb. There is only One Way Out

Director: Paul Kyriazi | Stars: Ivan Rogers, Frank Adonis, David Alan Anderson, Angela Bennett

Votes: 23

39. Saddam (2006)

80 min | Drama

3.6
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The story is about two Italian contractors in AbuGhraib prison. Their task is to guard a very important prisoner in Abu Ghraib prison: Saddam Hussein.

Director: Max Chicco | Stars: Frank Adonis, Fabrizia Carminati, Mara Chemini, Federica Gili

Votes: 19

40. Finding Interest (1994)

92 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.0
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An action thriller about an unhappy advertising executive who hires a hit-man to have himself killed.

Directors: Samer Daboul, Trevor Sands | Stars: Timothy Patrick Quill, Matthias Hues, Frank Adonis, Linda Kerns

Votes: 55

41. The Equalizer (1985–1989)
Episode: Back Home (1985)

47 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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McCall is called by the tenants of an apartment building who are terrorized so that they would move out. They believe that the owner a wealthy man is doing this so he can tear down the ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Metzger | Stars: Edward Woodward, Frank Converse, Charles Hallahan, Anne Pitoniak

Votes: 41

42. New York Undercover (1994–1999)
Episode: Checkmate (1996)

43 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Director: Oscar L. Costo | Stars: Michael DeLorenzo, Malik Yoba, Patti D'Arbanville, Luna Lauren Velez

Votes: 8

43. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)
Episode: Fico Di Capo (2004)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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The murder of a mob witness and attempted murder of an undercover officer lead the detectives into a chess game being played by a fading mob don.

Director: Alex Zakrzewski | Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Kathryn Erbe, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 122

44. The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Episode: House Arrest (2000)

TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama

8.5
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Junior feels the restrictions of his house arrest acutely, while Tony starts putting in hours at his actual job to allay FBI suspicions, while Junior and Richie uses the garbage pick up routes for a double purpose.

Director: Timothy Van Patten | Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 1,649

45. The Equalizer (1985–1989)
Episode: Memories of Manon: Part 2 (1987)

46 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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After Marcel tells McCall of his connection to Yvette, he goes to make sure she's safe. But Dorgan who is desperate to know who Chrysalis is, grabs her. So McCall has to try and find a way to save her and get Dorgan off Marcel.

Director: Tony Wharmby | Stars: Edward Woodward, Melissa Sue Anderson, Anthony Zerbe, George DiCenzo

Votes: 21

46. The Equalizer (1985–1989)
Episode: Past Imperfect (1989)

45 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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When a boy that Jimmy is mentoring is nearly abducted, he contacts McCall for help.

Director: Russ Mayberry | Stars: Edward Woodward, Keith Szarabajka, Katherine Cortez, Mark Margolis

Votes: 15

47. America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (1988–2012)
Episode: Paul Castellano (1989)

TV-PG | Documentary, Crime, Drama

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Stars: Frank Adonis, Frank Albanese, Harry Bugin, Ruben Pla

48. The Equalizer (1985–1989)
Episode: The Distant Fire (1985)

TV-14 | 48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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McCall meets an old Agency colleague who now hires himself out as a killer. His next target is an ambassador and his wife. He asks for McCall's help to save the wife because she is a woman they both used to love.

Director: Alan Metzger | Stars: Edward Woodward, Jon DeVries, Alberta Watson, George Morfogen

Votes: 49