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Five True Mob Stories Behind “American Gangster”

Five True Mob Stories Behind “American Gangster”

Read on to discover five true mob stories behind the critically-acclaimed mob film, directed by Ridley Scott and starring Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe.

Now playing on Sundance Channel: Sexy leading men from Jon Hamm to Gael Garcia Bernal

Now playing on Sundance Channel: Sexy leading men from Jon Hamm to Gael Garcia Bernal

This week we’ve got quite the collection of leading men gallavanting across Sundance Channel. And there is something for everyone, whether you’re a Russell Crowe type or a Gael García Bernal fan.

THE NEXT THREE DAYS and the sentimental thriller

THE NEXT THREE DAYS and the sentimental thriller

I saw THE NEXT THREE DAYS over Thanksgiving (Hello, Atlanta! What a welcome sight you are from the wilds of Ohio), and it was a crazy ride – I hesitate to say fun, because it’s really not – but exciting, thought-provoking, a serious film with serious performances, yet wrapped in the gloss of genre-Holiday-big-budget-excitement? Yes! I would also deem it falls into a new category, one I welcome: the sentimental thriller.