Mob Movies Based on True Stories
ALL TRUE STORY Mob Movies
Some people are born into a life of crime, while others choose it and make a name for themselves. One thing that's undeniable is that the lush and glamorous lives enjoyed by the criminals in these real gangster movies often end in violence, imprisonment, or death. Whether you have imagined yourself as the undercover agent who goes in deep to bust a mafia ring, like Donnie Brasco, or as the criminal who presides over an illegal empire, like Nucky Thompson, here we give you the opportunity to meet the real life people behind your favorite TV shows and mob movies based on true stories. Join us as we peel back the Hollywood facade to reveal the brutal reality of these gangster movies.
Is it possible that Al Capone was faking dementia to get out of prison?
Robert De Niro and Al Pacino star in a film about the man who supposedly killed Jimmy Hoffa, but is the movie a lie?
Johnny Depp portrays Boston gangster turned FBI informant Whitey Bulger.
Pain & Gain
Is the real story of the bodybuilding kidnappers as funny as the movie?
Go undercover, see pics, and watch an interview with the real-life Donnie Brasco.
Two best friends clash over a gambling empire and a woman, but how much of the movie actually happened?
Meet the real Henry Hill and learn more about the Lufthansa Heist.