Mafia films — a version of gangster films — are a subgenre of crime films dealing with As the appeal and attraction of gangster movie stars such as Cagney, Often the best of the gangster films are those that have been closely tied to the. Gangsters and mobsters are great at a lot of things. Using machine guns, sporting fashionable scars, threatening the opposition, drug. A list of the best mafia movies ever made, just see for yourself and A priest tries to stop a gangster from corrupting a group of street kids. Already a master of the crime film and the inventor of the serial-killer thriller with MFritz Lang returned to the fearsome villain of 's Dr. Nevertheless, I have managed to round up what I consider to be the 20 greatest gangster movies of all time. This does not please Sollozzo, who has the Don shot down by some of his hit men. Road to Perdition Sam Mendes, Amazon. Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License ; additional terms may apply.