Mobsters (film)

Mobsters
Mobsters poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byMichael Karbelnikoff
Produced by
Written by
Starring
Music byMichael Small
CinematographyLajos Koltai
Edited byJoe Augustine
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • July 26, 1991 (1991-07-26)
Running time
104 minutes
LanguageEnglish
Budget$23 million
Box office$20.2 million[1]

Mobsters is a 1991 American crime film directed by Michael Karbelnikoff. It details the creation of The Commission. Set in New York City, taking place from 1917 to 1931, it is a semi-fictitious account of the rise of Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Frank Costello, and Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel. The film stars Christian Slater as Luciano, Patrick Dempsey as Lansky, Costas Mandylor as Costello and Richard Grieco as Siegel, with Michael Gambon, Anthony Quinn, Lara Flynn Boyle, and F. Murray Abraham in supporting roles.

  1. ^ "Mobsters (1991)". Box Office Mojo. 1991-09-03. Retrieved 2012-07-09.