Best new Gangster movies (2016) - Top Netflix & Cinema
The popularity of the gangster film never seems to decrease, even though the best movies within the language were made decades ago. From time to time, a decent gangster film still surfaces though. These are the ones we liked the most.
Johnny Depp, Benedict Cumberbatch & Dakota Johnson
Black Mass, El Clan & Blackhat
Amount of genre films per year from 2010 to 2017 9 gangster movies scheduled for release this year. The old genre is in decline. It used to be quite steady, almost stagnating. But in the last three years the mobster genre is clearly becoming less popular in Hollywood.
List of highest grossers of the decade & budget
The times that big classic gangster movies reeled in all box office money seems to be gone. They even run the risk of performing quite badly, like Gangster Squad. Strangely enough, indie filmmaker turned box office canon David O. Russel has the number 1 spot here with American Hustle.
2010's best rated gangster movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).
The Infiltrator (13-07-2016, 127 minutes)
Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) stars in 'The Infiltrator', a brilliant film about an undercover agent winding up in money laundering scheme led by Colombian cartel leader Pablo Escobar. As he dives deeper in this murky world, he has more and more problems deciding where his loyalty lies.
Italian director Stefano Sollima returns with a unforgiving, bleak and stylized maffia film after he made the very well received TV-series Gomorrah. Suburra evolves around a gangster named 'The Samurai' with bold ambitions: creating an Atlantic City-like resort. The local mob bosses are willing to cooperate at first, but soon things run out of control..