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Gangster empire : rise of the mob / [Lion Heart Film Works ; directed & produced by Kevin R. Hershberger ; written by Shawn Hambright].

Hershberger, Kevin R., director, producer. (Added Author). Hambright, Shawn, screenwriter. (Added Author). Batty, Coby, narrator. (Added Author). Lion Heart Film Works, production company. (Added Author). Mill Creek Entertainment publisher. (Added Author).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Perry County Public Library - Tell City DVD GAN (Text) 70621000211719 DVD Checked out 10/24/2016

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  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (4 hr., 36 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Golden Valley, Minn.] : Mill Creek Entertainment, c2013.

Content descriptions

General Note: Documentary.
Title from container.
Formatted Contents Note: Episodes: Tea parties, revolution and anarchy -- Atlantic City and the Boardwalk empire -- Chicago and the rise of Al Capone -- 1929 : year of chaos and crime -- J. Edgar Hoover, the FBI, and "public enemies" -- Italian mob and the real "godfathers".
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, Coby Batty.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Originally produced as a television mini-series.
Summary, etc.: Roam through the dark and smoke filled history of the most ruthless men and family enterprises that changed crime in America! From bootlegs to urban battlefields this groundbreaking series traces the origin of the gangs that dominated criminal activities and invented their own codes of conduct. Meet the legendary figures and discover the real story behind the violence and corruption that pulsed through the soul of the Gangster Empire!
Target Audience Note: TV parental guidelines rating: TV-14 .
System Details Note: DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo 2.0.
Subject: Organized crime > United States > History.
Mafia > United States > History.
Gangs > United States > History.
Gangsters > United States > History.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Historical television programs.
Television mini-series.

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