Movies about the mafia

Movies about the mafia
List of the best movies about the mafia and gangsters, American, Italian, Sicilian: 365 Days, The Comeback Trail, Time to Hunt, Killing Them Softly, Lansky, Mafia: Survival Game, Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage, Ex 2: Still Friends, Run All Night, By the Gun.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

365 Days (2020)
Markimdb: 3.3
CharactersMafia, Rich guys and poor girls, Rich, Beautiful actors, Beautiful girls
PlotLove, Passion, Abduction, Relationship, Travel
StyleRomantic, Explicit scenes, Beautiful, Fascinating

Massimo Torricelli, a young and handsome boss of a Sicilian Mafia family, has no other option but to takeover after his father has been assassinated. Laura is a sales director in a luxurious hotel in Warsaw. She has a successful career, but her private life lacks passion. She is taking one last shot to save her relationship. Together with her bone-headed boyfriend Martin and some other friends, she takes a trip to Sicily. She does not expect that Massimo, the most dangerous man on the island, will get in her way, kidnap her, hold her captive and give her 365 days - to fall in love with him.

The Comeback Trail (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersMafia, Cowboys

After his latest film bombs, Producer Max Barber creates a new film, all to kill his lead, Duke Montana, in a stunt for insurance. But when Duke is unable to be killed in a basic stunt, Max puts him into more dangerous situations.

Time to Hunt (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, action, crime
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersMafia, Thieves
PlotRobbery, Gambling, Friendship

Four young men who want to leave their dystopian world behind and go to a distant paradise execute a money robbery, a daring act that will have unexpected consequences.

Killing Them Softly (2012)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Hired assassins, Criminals
PlotRobbery, Gambling, Poker
StyleAction, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing

Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.

Lansky (2021)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
CharactersGangsters, Mafia, Tough guys, Old men, American Mafia
PlotOn real events, Money
StyleFor men

When the aging Meyer Lansky is investigated one last time by the Feds who suspect he has stashed away millions of dollars over half a century, the retired gangster spins a dizzying tale, revealing the untold truth about his life as the notorious boss of Murder Inc. and the National Crime Syndicate.

Mafia: Survival Game (2016)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genrefantastic, action
CharactersMafia, Soldier
PlotLove, Survival, Passion, Death, Fear
PlaceRussia, Moscow

A twist on the classic game of Mafia. 12 competitors take part in a game of life and death where the innocent must take out the Mafia in order to win the cash prize. Those that are voted out must face their biggest fears in a computer simulation.

Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller, crime, detective
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersDogs, Mafia, Police, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Weapon, Cheating, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Heavy, Tense

On the run from a dogged internal affairs agent, a corrupt cop reluctantly teams up with a defiant teen to unravel a conspiracy -- before it's too late.

Ex 2: Still Friends (2011)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryItaly, France

Marco encounters his ex-girlfriend Consueloand starts seeing her without telling that he has just married. Antonio is an MP and during his European trip he has a love affair with elegant Olga who has a big secret to hide. Recently-jilted Fabio is mistaken for psychiatrist by a beautiful girl Valentina with whom he falls in love. A divorce lawyer Sandra is romantically attracted to her client's husband Massimo.

Run All Night (2015)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, drama, crime
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Hired assassins, Killers, Family
PlotRevenge, Relationship, Confrontation, Rivalry
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleAction, Serious, Disturbing

Brooklyn mobster and prolific hit man Jimmy Conlon has seen better days. Longtime best friend of a mob boss, Jimmy is haunted by the sins of his past—as well as a dogged police detective who’s been one step behind Jimmy for 30 years. But when Jimmy’s estranged son becomes a target, Jimmy must make a choice between the crime family he chose and the real family he abandoned long ago. Now, with nowhere safe to turn, Jimmy has just one night to figure out exactly where his loyalties lie and to see if he can finally make things right.

By the Gun (2014)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Criminals, Tough guys
PlotMoney, Double life
StyleHeavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A rising Boston gangster (Ben Barnes) endangers those around him when he starts to make moves without the knowledge of his boss (Harvey Keitel).

The Many Saints of Newark (2021)
Genredrama, crime

Set in Newark during the 1960s race riots between the African-American and Italian communities. The war between the cultural mobs turns especially lethal. Prequel to the TV series The Sopranos.

Alien Girl (2010)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, crime
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Hired assassins
PlaceRussia, Ukraine, Germany
StyleExciting, Action, Soulful, Atmospheric, Heavy

1990s. Gangster Kiev. A team of four men is assigned to deliver a girl from Prague, nicknamed "The Stranger." As the sister of a recently arrested criminal called Babai, her testimony could damage some important people.

All the Money in the World (2017)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
CountryUSA, Italy, United Kingdom, China
CharactersMafia, Police, Rich, Old man, Billionaires
PlotLove, Abduction, On real events, Money, Investigation
PlaceItaly, USA
StyleAction, Fascinating, Heavy, Serious

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

Tigers Are Not Afraid (2017)
Markimdb: 7
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama, crime
CharactersTeens, Mafia, Gangsters, Teachers, Demons
PlotSurvival, Revenge, Death, Supernatural, Weapon
StyleAction, Fascinating, Heavy, Tense, Serious

A dark fairy tale about a gang of five children trying to survive the horrific violence of the cartels and the ghosts created every day by the drug war.

Kill the Irishman (2011)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, crime, biography
CharactersMafia, Gangsters

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 Cleveland neighborhood to become an enforcer in the local mob.

Crown Vic (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CharactersMafia, Partners
PlotSkirmishes, Investigation, Friendship, Chase
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

One memorable night in the life of veteran patrol officer Ray Mandel and his trainee, ambitious rookie cop Nick Holland in the LAPD's Olympic Division. With two cop killers on the loose and hunting for more targets, Mandel and Holland must contend with a city about to boil over, as well as Jack VanZandt, an unhinged rogue cop out for payback running wild in their patrol zone.

Molly's Game (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Canada, China
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Scammers, FBI, Lawyers
PlotOn real events, Gambling, Chess, Poker, Money
PlaceCourt, Casino, New York

Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.

How I Became a Gangster (2019)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, crime

A polish gangster discovers the senselessness of his life.

A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CharactersMafia, Serial killers, Alcoholics
PlotInvestigation, Hostage, Mystery
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleExciting, Action, By books, Atmospheric, Heavy

Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.

The Traitor (2019)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryItaly, France, Germany, Brazil
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Friends, Judge, Prosecutors
PlaceCourt, Italy

Palermo, Sicily, 1980. Mafia member Tommaso Buscetta decides to move to Brazil with his family fleeing the constant war between the different clans of the criminal organization. But when, after living several misfortunes, he is forced to return to Italy, he makes a bold decision that will change his life and the destiny of Cosa Nostra forever.