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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.). Hambright, Shawn, (screenwriter.). Batty, Coby, (narrator.). Lion Heart Film Works, (production company.). Mill Creek Entertainment, (publisher.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID 364.106 GAN DVD (Text) 34207002058528 VIDA Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main DVD DOCUMENTARY GANG (Text) 39231032677037 Audiovisual Collection Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library DVD GAN (Text) 70621000211719 DVD Checked out 12/23/2017
Poseyville Carnegie PL - Poseyville DVD 364.106 (Text) 70651000027364 DVD (New) Checked out 11/18/2017

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (4 hr., 36 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Golden Valley, Minn.] : Mill Creek Entertainment, [2013]

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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