Organized crime in America has a long and sordid history that can be traced back to street gangs of the 1800s. The violent and corruption escalated and captured the attention of the nation during the Prohibition Era when Lucky Luciano, John Dillinger, Baby Face Nelson, Bugsy Siegel and Al Capone became household names. The Mafia’s influence has infiltrated big business and politics while being a permanent area of focus for law enforcement and the media alike. This fascinating investigative documentary series explores the history of organized crime and the most notable players in evolving empire of evil.
Gangster Empire - Rise of the Mob - Roam through the dark and smoke filled history of the most ruthless men and family enterprises that changed crime in America!
Moonshine and the Dixie Mafia – The history of stock cars, stills and southern outlaws!
Vegas - The City the Mob Made – A chronicle of the untold story of the Mob’s influence behind the country’s greatest resort city.
DIGITAL ONLY BONUS: Hollywood vs The Mob – Follow the rise of the underground crime syndicate as it rises from the Roaring Twenties through the Depression to the Cold War and it’s influence on the entertainment industry.