The Making of The Mob New York

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The Making of The Mob New York

First Air Date: June 15, 2015

First Aired on    :   2015
Episodes    :   8 episodes

Season 1 begins in 1905 and spans over 50 years to trace the rise of Charles “Lucky” Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel and other notorious gangsters from their beginnings as a neighborhood gang of teenagers to murderous entrepreneurs and bootleggers who organized the criminal underworld, turning the Mafia into an American institution.



Episodes

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1x08 End Game (August 03, 2015)


Vito Genovese and Carlo Gambino make their move. The police raid a mob summit, arresting Genovese. Gambino takes over.


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1x07 New Frontiers (July 27, 2015)


Luciano takes over Vito Genovese's heroin ring in Italy, then rejoins Meyer Lansky at a mob summit in Cuba. Genovese and Carlo Gambino plot against the mob leadership, and Bugsy Siegel's dream of Las Vegas turns deadly.


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1x06 The Mob at War (July 20, 2015)


World War II begins, and the military asks Luciano to aid in the invasion of Sicily. Thomas Dewey considers letting him go.


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1x05 Exit Strategy (July 13, 2015)


Luciano is found guilty of running a prostitution ring and goes to prison, leaving Vito Genovese as acting boss.


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1x04 A Rising Threat (July 06, 2015)


Luciano's decision to enter the prostitution business gives Thomas Dewey the chance to arrest him and put him on trial.


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1x03 King of New York (June 29, 2015)


"Lucky" Luciano takes over the New York mob, organizing the Five Families. As Luciano's power grows, so does the attention from the Feds.


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1x02 Equal Opportunity Gangster (June 22, 2015)


"Lucky" Luciano gains power in the New York underworld during Prohibition. When two bosses start a mob war, Luciano plans to kill them both.


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1x01 The Education of Lucky Luciano (June 15, 2015)


Charles "Lucky" Luciano arrives in New York, teaming with Meyer Lansky and Bugsy Siegel. During Prohibition, Luciano's crew makes a fortune.




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