Mob boss movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mob boss movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, rough, suspenseful and suspense films and TV shows about / with mob boss, mafia, organized crime, crimes, gangsters, murder, corruption, rivalry, violence and revenge plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mob boss: Scarface (1983), The Take (2009), American Gangster (2007), Peaky Blinders (2013), Kill the Irishman (2011), Brigada (2002), Gangster Squad (2013), 365 Days (2020), Gomorrah (2014), Miss Bala (2019).

List of mob boss movies

 8.3
 823K
Scarface (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: After getting a green card in exchange for assassinating a Cuban government official, Tony Montana stakes a claim on the drug trade in Miami. Viciously murdering anyone who stands in his way, Tony eventually becomes the biggest drug lord in the ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, harsh, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, organized crime, drug lord, cocaine, gunfight, drug cartel, mob boss, drug dealing, criminal heroes, drug abuse, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: miami, cuba, miami beach, florida, bolivia ...
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 7.7
 8K
The Take (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Freddie Jackson is just out of prison. He's done his time, made the right connections and now he's ready to use them. His wife Jackie dreams of having her husband home but she's forgotten the rows and the girls Freddie can't ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, mob boss, mafia, criminal heroes, betrayal, respect, ex convict, british, power struggle, relatives, crime boss ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: england, east end london, london
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American Gangster (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he ...
Style: tense, realistic, harsh, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, organized crime, drug lord, mob boss, heroin, crime boss, smuggling, police, drug traffic, drugs, gang ...
Time: 60s, 70s, year 1968, year 1970, 20th century ...
Place: new york, new jersey, bronx new york city, brooklyn new york city, vietnam ...
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 8.8
 510K
Peaky Blinders (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Style: atmospheric, tense, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, gang, gang war, mafia, determination, power struggle, cruelty, crime boss, crimes, rivalry, society ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, ireland, london, britain
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Kill the Irishman (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Over the summer of 1976, thirty-six bombs detonate in the heart of Cleveland while a turf war raged between Irish mobster Danny Greene and the Italian mafia. Based on a true story, kill the Irishman chronicles Greene's heroic rise from a tough ...
Style: tense, brutal, twists and turns, thought provoking, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, mob boss, gang war, organized crime, gang, corruption, irish, crimes, criminal, murder, hitman ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1977, year 1975 ...
Place: usa, ireland, boston, ohio, new york ...
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 8.3
 11K
Brigada (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Brigada, also known as Law of the Lawless, is a Russian 15-episode crime mini-series that debuted in 2002. It became very popular, but received mixed reviews due to accusations in aestheticization of violence. The miniseries follows the story of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: russian mafia, organized crime, crime boss, russian, mafia, criminal heroes, gang, crimes, mob boss, gangsters, murder, characters in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 6.7
 215K
Gangster Squad (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and — if he has his way — every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it ...
Style: exciting, tense, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, mob boss, organized crime, police detective, crimes, partners against crime, corruption, tough law enforcer, police brutality, fighting crime, squad ...
Time: 1940s, year 1949, 1930s, 20th century, 50s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 3.3
 85K
365 Days (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Laura, in order to save her relationship from falling apart, goes to Sicily, where she meets Massimo. A dangerous man, the head of a mafia family, kidnaps her and gives 365 days to love him.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, erotica, sex, passion, sexual relations, lust, dangerous attraction, strong sexual content, oral sex, rich man poor woman, explicit sex, abduction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sicily, italy, warsaw poland
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 8.7
 39K
Gomorrah (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Robert Saviano's bestselling book, this gritty Italian crime drama paints a portrait of the brutal Neapolitan crime organisation the Camorra, as seen through the eyes of Ciro Di Marzo, the obedient and self- confident right-hand man of ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: mafia, gangsters, drug lord, gang war, mob boss, rivalry, crimes, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, social decay, camorra ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, naples italy, napoli italy, europe
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 5.7
 11K
Miss Bala (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Gloria finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, emotional, intense ...
Plot: mob boss, female spy, drug lord, slave trade, drug cartel, cia agent, corruption, sniper, beauty queen, sex slave, undercover agent, beauty pageant ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, tijuana mexico, mexico, san diego california, los angeles ...
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 9.2
 1.8M
The Godfather (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, captivating, epic, dramatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, organized crime, revenge, crime family, crimes, greed, pride and honor, crime boss, gang war, mob boss, patriarch ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: italy, new york, bronx new york city, sicily, manhattan new york city ...
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Eastern Promises (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Russian teenager, living in London, dies during childbirth but leaves clues to a midwife in her journal, that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.
Style: neo noir, bleak, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: gangsters, russian mafia, russian, rape, mob boss, organized crime, murder, crimes, brutality, mafia, prostitution, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, st. petersburg russia, europe, scotland yard
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 7.6
 13K
Magic City (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 1959 Miami, Florida shortly after the Cuban Revolution, Magic City tells the story of Ike Evans, the owner of Miami's most glamorous hotel, the Miramar Playa. Evans is forced to make an ill-fated deal with Miami mob boss Ben Diamond to ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, stylized, erotic ...
Plot: organized crime, mob boss, gangsters, hotshot, hotel, mafia, businessman, maid, lifestyle, power struggle, ambition, intrigue ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, year 1959
Place: miami, usa, miami beach
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Boardwalk Empire (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Boardwalk Empire is a period drama focusing on Enoch "Nucky" Thompson (based on the historical Enoch L. Johnson), a political figure who rose to prominence and controlled Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the Prohibition period of the ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, crimes, mob boss, criminal heroes, crime boss, smuggling, organized crime, prohibition, corruption, politician, businessman ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa, atlantic city new jersey, atlantic city, new york ...
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 6.4
 130K
Savages (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend.
Style: twists and turns, sexy, rough, tense, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug cartel, crimes, marijuana, kidnapping, gangsters, love triangle, rescue, mob boss, friendship, drug lord, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, southern california, mexico, usa, tijuana mexico ...
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 8.4
 100K
Banshee (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Banshee is an American drama television series set in a small town in Pennsylvania Amish country and features an enigmatic ex-con posing as a murdered sheriff who imposes his own brand of justice while also cooking up plans that serve his own ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, sexy, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ex convict, sheriff, female nudity, tough heroes, organized crime, crimes, thief, small town, sexual activity, cons and scams, small town life, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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La Reina del Sur (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA, Spain, Colombia
Duration: 378 min.
TV show
Story: After years of blood, sweat and tears, a woman of humble origin ends up becoming a drug trafficking legend, with all that that means...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense
Plot: crimes, rivalry, power struggle, drug dealing, mafia, life is a bitch, rise to the top, criminal heroes, vengeance, cocaine, organized crime, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, europe, morocco
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King of New York (1990)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 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.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, intense, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, drug lord, gang, mafia, crimes, mob boss, organized crime, violence, chase, murder, cocaine, gunfight ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, new jersey
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 7.7
 139K
Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in Canton, China in the 1940s, the story revolves in a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing who desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turns out to be the greatest kung-fu masters in disguise. ...
Style: humorous, stylized, surreal, exciting, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, heroes, master warrior, gangsters, gang, lone hero, mob boss, kung fu fighting, violent, bully, murder ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia, shanghai
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Ichi the Killer (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.
Style: disturbing, rough, macabre, sexy, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sadism, violence, yakuza, gangsters, organized crime, massacre, rage, psychopath, gang, torture, murder, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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 9.2
 380K
The Sopranos (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: The Sopranos is an American television drama created by David Chase. The series revolves around the New Jersey-based Italian-American mobster Tony Soprano and the difficulties he faces as he tries to balance the conflicting requirements of his home ...
Style: serious, cynical, clever, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, organized crime, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, killings, dark humor, family life, family relations, ambition, psychiatrist, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
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 7.4
 616K
John Wick (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, China
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.
Style: stylized, exciting, neo noir, brutal, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, vigilante, revenge, one man army, gangsters, lone hero, gunfight, assassin, tough guy, killer, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, brooklyn new york city
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 6.3
 96K
Revolver (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hotshot gambler Jake Green (Jason Statham) is long on bravado and seriously short of common sense. Rarely is he allowed in any casino because he's a bona fide winner and, in fact, has taken so much money over the years that he's the sole ...
Style: serious, stylized, confusing, philosophical, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, criminal heroes, chess, gangsters, group of criminals, cons and scams, crimes, philosophy, ex convict, mob boss, criminal's revenge, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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 6.2
 6K
The Ruthless (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Milan, Italy, 1967. Santo Russo, a boy of Calabrian origin, arrives north with his parents and younger brother to find better living conditions. Due to an absurd misunderstanding and his father's contempt, Santo ends up in prison, where he gets ...
Style: suspense, harsh, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: drug lord, mafia, mob boss, bank robbery, gunfight, robbery, gangsters, life philosophy, organized crime, dishonesty, smuggling, rise and fall ...
Time: 2000s, 90s, 60s, 80s
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 5.5
 869
Men of Respect (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this modern day version of Shakespeare's Macbeth, a hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mob boss, crimes, hitman, dishonesty, rivalry, ambition, murder, tough heroes, betrayal, fortune teller, mafia ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city
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 6.4
 68K
Dead Man Down (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In New York City, a crime lord's right-hand man is seduced by a woman seeking retribution.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gangsters, blackmail, crimes, mob boss, guilt, deception, vigilantism, secrets, mysterious woman, kidnapping, enemy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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 7.3
 49K
Black Dynamite (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is the story of 1970s African-American action legend Black Dynamite. The Man killed his brother, pumped heroin into local orphanages, and flooded the ghetto with adulterated malt liquor. Black Dynamite was the one hero willing to fight The Man ...
Style: parody, humorous, talky, funny, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, gunfight, mob boss, organized crime, justice, kung fu, gangsters, exploitation, fighting crime, crimes, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, california, washington d.c.
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 7.3
 100K
Running Scared (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After a drug-op gone bad, Joey Gazelle is put in charge of disposing the gun that shot a dirty cop. But things goes wrong for Joey after the neighbor kid stole the gun and used it to shoot his abusive father. Now Joey has to find the kid and the gun ...
Style: twists and turns, twist ending, suspense, bloody, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child abuse, gunfight, gangsters, mafia, violent, undercover agent, police investigation, racism, police corruption, crimes, mob boss, pedophile ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey
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 6.7
 154K
Analyze This (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Countless wiseguy films are spoofed in this film that centers on the neuroses and angst of a powerful Mafia racketeer who suffers from panic attacks. When Paul Vitti needs help dealing with his role in the "family," unlucky shrink Dr. Ben ...
Style: humorous, funny, psychological, suspense, clever ...
Plot: mafia, psychiatrist, gangsters, crimes, mob boss, organized crime, adaptation, anger, attempted murder, doctors and patients, introspection, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1957
Place: new york, florida, new jersey, usa, miami ...
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 9.0
 2.6M
The Dark Knight (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but ...
Style: exciting, neo noir, serious, suspense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, batman, secret identity, heroes, organized crime, moral dilemma, psychopath, good versus evil, double life, rivalry, tragic hero, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, hong kong
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