Gangster Wars

(1981)
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Overview

The film tells the story of three teenagers, based on real life gangsters Charles "Lucky" Luciano (Michael Nouri), Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel (Joe Penny) and Michael Lasker (Brian Benben) (a fictional character who was most likely modeled after Meyer Lansky), growing up in New York's ghettos during the early 1900s to their rise though organized crime.

  1. Richard C. Sarafian

    Director

  2. Richard DeKoker

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Nouri

    Michael Nouri

    Charles "Lucky" Luciano

  2. Joe Penny

    Joe Penny

    Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel

  3. Brian Benben

    Brian Benben

    Michael Lasker

  4. Richard S. Castellano

    Richard S. Castellano

    Giuseppe "Joe the Boss" Masseria

  5. Louis Giambalvo

    Louis Giambalvo

    Al Capone

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Status Released

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  • April 9, 1981
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 1m

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