History, Art & Culture Documentaries:

American Gangster


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NOTE: Contains low level violence.

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2003 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Al Capone. Perhaps more than any other individual, Capone went on to leave a lasting impression on western culture - the American Gangster.

The Promised Land:
In the early 1900's, highly organised gangs emerged to rule the streets, as the gangster life became a quick road out of poverty.

Bootleg Years:
When the manufacture, sale and distributuion of alcohol was banned in 1920, a bootleg industry flourished overnight. It was highly organised; it was trans-national; it generated millions of dollars. And it gave birth to the Mob.

The Mob Underground:
How the Mob operated like an underworld business corporate is the most fascinating part of the gangster story. It began in 1930s New York by Salvatore 'Charlie Lucky' Luciano.
Release date NZ
September 22nd, 2004
Movie Format
  • DVD
DVD Region
  • Region 4
  • Standard Edition
Aspect Ratio
  • 1.33 : 1
Length (Minutes)
Supported Audio
  • Dolby Digital Surround 2.0
  • Documentary
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