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What is the most realistic representation of The Mafia? Goodfellas or The Godfather?

The Godfather crew enjoyed opera, good wine and good living, while the Goodfellas / Casino people seem to be more crass. What is the real deal? Did an upper crust / lower class divisions within the mafia?

Goodfellas is certainly more realistic, based on reports of an associate real Mob. The Godfather is too wild romantic fictional portrait of the life of the mafia, even for the period from the late '40s as a whole. There was never any honor or chivalry real in the mafia. Nobody refers to mob bosses like "Godfather" Puzo before. And as this happens it is very rare that a Mafia boss to be succeeded by his son.

Richard Pryor:THE MAFIA


Five Families: The Rise, Decline, and Resurgence of America's Most Powerful Mafia Empires


Five Families: The Rise, Decline, and Resurgence of America’s Most Powerful Mafia Empires


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For half a century, the American Mafia outwitted, outmaneuvered, and outgunned the FBI and other police agencies, wreaking unparalleled damage on America’s social fabric and business enterprises while emerging as the nation’s most formidable crime empire. The vanguard of this criminal juggernaut is still led by the Mafia’s most potent and largest borgatas: New York’s Five Families.Five Fam…

Chin: The Life and Crimes of Mafia Boss Vincent Gigante


Chin: The Life and Crimes of Mafia Boss Vincent Gigante


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VINCENT “CHIN” GIGANTE   He started out as a professional boxer—until he found his true calling as a ruthless contract killer. Hand-picked by Vito Genovese to run the Genovese Family when Vito was sent to prison, Chin raked in more than $100 million for the Genovese family and routinely ordered the murders of mobsters who violated the Mafia code—including John Gotti. At the height of his …

The Mafia Encyclopedia


The Mafia Encyclopedia


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Organized crime is the greatest criminal phenomenon of our time. From Al Capone, who boldly claimed his bootlegging activities were a public service, to John Gotti, the “Teflon don” who died in prison, these criminals have garnered headlines and captured the public imagination with their flamboyant lifestyles and colorful attitudes. Immortalized in books, movies, and popular television shows like …













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Mens Mafia Gangster Suit Criminal Fancy Dress Costume - 3 Piece Quality Costume


Mens Mafia Gangster Suit Criminal Fancy Dress Costume – 3 Piece Quality Costume



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