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    The Mexican Mormon War (2012)

    VICE – The Mexican Mormon War – The cartels of Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, are at war with a group of Mormons, some of whom are related to Mitt Romney. We went down there to document the conflict, meet Romney’s Mormon family, and find out more about how US policy is impacting the war on […]

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    The Mob and Michael DeGroote (2015)

    He is one of Canada’s wealthiest businessmen and a respected philanthropist. But when Michael DeGroote invested millions in a dream venture of Caribbean casinos, it led to a nightmare of death threats and revenge plots and the involvement of a leading Mafia Godfather.An explosive year-long investigation by the CBC and the Globe and Mail. […]

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    The Mob at Work (1984)

    Patterned after the model of the Family in Sicily, mafia activities in America centered in large industrial centers, such as New York and Chicago. Part of the mob’s success was its ability to deliver jobs. It was only natural that its influence would be felt in organized labor. The film looks at those ties […]

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    The Mob on the Run (1987)

    By Ned Day, Robert Stoldal, KLAS-TV, 1987. History of mob involvement in gambling in Las Vegas, 1931-1980s. Includes segments on Moe Dalitz, Allan Dorfman and the Teamsters Union, Tony “Big Tuna” Acordy and the Atlantic City mob, Frank Rosenthal, Tony Spilotro, and the Chicago mob. 0:00:00 Introduction 0:02:20 Founding Fathers 0:15:29 The Teamsters Jackpot […]

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    The Money Masters (1996)

    The Money Masters is a 3 1/2 hour non-fiction, historical documentary that traces the origins of the political power structure. The modern political power structure has its roots in the hidden manipulation and accumulation of gold and other forms of money. The development of fractional reserve banking practices in the 17th century brought to […]

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    The Old Mob and the New (1984)

    In this final episode, the documentary investigates the presence of the Mob in the illicit drug trade. Since the mid-’80s, drug trafficking has reached epidemic proportions in America. The episode portrays how Mafia cartels in both the United States and Latin America are behind much of the drug scene, with its attendant culture of […]

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    The Organ Trade (2015)

    In America, 14 people die each day waiting for a kidney transplant. Meanwhile, the black market organ trade is thriving, and gangsters with global reach are pocketing easy money. Desperation drives this illegal trade in human spare parts, but the medical community is sounding the alarm, and international law enforcement is in hot pursuit […]

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    The Panama Papers: Secrets Of The Super Rich (2016)

    Top secret deals in Panama allows the rich to build vast banks of hidden wealth. Kings, criminals, presidents and prime ministers have been outed for dodging the rules and having assets stashed in tax havens abroad. In the biggest ever leak of such information, 11.5 million documents handed over to a German newspaper last […]

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    The Real Goodfella (2006)

    The show features Henry Hill, Martin Scorsese (director of Goodfellas), Nicholas Pileggi (writer of Wiseguy and co-writer of Goodfellas), Gus Russo (author of Gangsters and GoodFellas), Marie Jones (Henry Hill’s boss), Alfie McNeil (former U.S. Marshal), FBI agent Edward McDonald, and Joe Hill (Henry Hill’s brother). It shows surveillance footage of mob capo Paul […]

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    The Real Sopranos (2006)

    The DeCavalcante crime family is a powerful organized crime family that controls organized crime activities in Elizabeth, New Jersey and surrounding areas in the state, despite operating on the other side of the Hudson River in New York, within the nationwide criminal phenomenon known as the American Mafia (or Cosa Nostra). It maintains strong […]

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    The Seven Five (2014)

    The Seven Five, also known as Precinct Seven Five, is a 2014 documentary directed by Tiller Russell. The film looks at police corruption in the 75th precinct of the New York Police Department during the 1980s. The documentary focuses around Michael Dowd, a former police officer of 10 years, who was arrested in 1992, […]