en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crime_film

Crime cinema, in the broadest sense, is a cinematic genre inspired by and analogous to the crime fiction literary genre. Films of this genre generally involve  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gangster_film

A gangster film or gangster movie is a film belonging to a genre that focuses on gangs and organized crime. ..... gangsters in film, TV - K.U. School of the Arts · Paris, city of shadows: French crime cinema before the New Wave · Gangster film : ...

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Among the first movies under this genre was the film by D. W. Griffith during 1912: The Musketeers of Pig, The movie was basically about organized crime.

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Lists of top Gangster films by title, creators, subjects, and more, ranked by how ... The criminal may be either an individual or part of a gang; their rivalry with other ...

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More recently, genre criticism of gangster films has not only shifted emphasis away ... Keywords: Gangsters, crime films, genre, culture, race, theories of criminality ..... an “experience of art that is universal to Americans,” the bulk of film criticism has ... Francisco tong, an organized criminal gang that controls Chinatown's graft, ...

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Home Arts Encyclopedias almanacs transcripts and maps Gangster Films ... Gangster films are films about gangsters, professional criminals who have ... of the gangster film indicates three decisive complications at the heart of the genre: the .... of a gangster: fast cars, lethal firepower, and suspicious ties to organized crime.

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AFI described gangster films as "a genre that centers on organized crime or maverick ... DEAD END, United Artists, 1937; THE DEPARTED, Warner Bros., 2006 ...

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One of the first films to officially mark the start of the gangster/crime genre was D. W. Griffith's The Musketeers of Pig Alley (1912) about organized crime. It wasn' t ...

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Dec 14, 2012 ... My list contains the notable Asian Gangster movies.. Not alone in the Genre of action and crime, I've added love too.. Arranged in the order of: ...