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Synonyms for gangster

Synonyms for gangster

a criminal who is a member of gang

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6BUGSY (1991) WARREN Beatty plays the founder of Las Vegas, V gangster Bugsy Siegel, with a cast including Ben Kingsley, Harvey Keitel and Elliott Gould.
6 BUGSY (1991) WARREN Beatty plays the founder of Las Vegas, gangster Bugsy Siegel, with a cast including Ben Kingsley, Harvey Keitel and Elliott Gould.
Liverpool gangster Darren Gee, notorious on Everton's Grizedale estate, was caged for 18 years for plotting the murder - said to be revenge for the shooting of teenager Craig Barker the previous month.
Some guys from the party are known for basically pretending they're gangsters when they're not.
The two armed gangsters clad in jeans and T-shirts were identified as Mohammad Aijazuddin and Zakir alias Aslam Khan from Uttar Pradesh.
The photograph showed the five gangsters, including Naruana ( wearing white trousers) and his accomplices Ramandeep Sunny and Vikas Mota among others.
He said that the suspects were involved in various crimes including murder and extortion, adding that a submachinegun and pistol were also recovered from the possession of the gangsters.
Real Gangsters is a new-style, realistic mob film, starring: ROBERT LOGGIA (Academy Award & Emmy nominee; Scarface, Independence Day, Jagged Edge, Big); STEVEN BAUER (Golden Globe nominee; Scarface, Raising Cain); JOHN SAVAGE (The Deer Hunter, Hair); MARGOT KIDDER (Superman movies, The Amityville Horror); NICK MANCUSO (Under Siege, Ticket to Heaven); MICHAEL PARE (Eddie and the Cruisers, Streets of Fire); ROBERT MANGIARDI (Death of a President); JOHNNY WILLIAMS (Goodfellas), SEAN MC CANN (First Do No Harm, Affliction, Tommy Boy), ART HINDLE (Paradise Falls, ENG), and many other talented actors.
In most of the cases rival gangsters and not the men of law killed other gangsters.
10) One reader has suggested that the differing representation of gangsters in Hong Kong and Korean gangster films reside in its political system.
MUMBAI: Finding a suitable groom for your sister can be tricky if you happen to be a gangster.
Where you have less aggressive attacks on the gangsters, you're going to get more gang activity.
Nochimson (film studies, NYU) sees similarities between gangster movies in America and Hong Kong not just because they are particularly prolific exporters of such films, but also because both are immigrant nations, whose lawless gangsters are nonetheless eerily similar to their "straight" citizens.
The Los Angeles Police Department is ticking off names on its "most wanted" gangsters list -- public relations construct though it may be.
Madnesss fans, The Gangsters of Ska, have a special treat in store for followers of the Nutty Boys this weekend.