Tag Archives: Organized crime

CARTEL LAND, from Oscar Winner Kathryn Bigelow

With unprecedented access, CARTEL LAND is a riveting, on-the-ground look at the journeys of two modern-day vigilante groups and their shared enemy – the murderous Mexican drug cartels. In the Mexican state of Michoacán, Dr. Jose Mireles, a small-town physician known as “El Doctor,” leads the Autodefensas, a citizen uprising[...]

“Gotti” casts for 80 roles

HollywoodNews.com: “Gotti: In the Shadow of My Father,” has sent out a casting call for 80 roles. The Barry Levinson-directed film, produced by Marco Fiore aka Marc Fiore (see this column: http://tinyurl.com/5u5mxx9), has also added writer James Toback and a man named Salvatore Carpanzano as executive producers. Toback is highly[...]

Sylvester Stallone prepping John Gotti mobster film

Hollywoodnews.com: Sylvester Stallone is planning to make a movie about late mobster kingpin John Gotti. In prepping the film, Stallone is working closely with the gangster’s son “Junior” John Gotti, whose tumultuous relationship with his father is the springboard for the project. Gotti died in prison in 2002. He was[...]

‘Sons of Anarchy’ Season 2 Rides Onto Blu-ray And DVD August 31

HollywoodNews.com: Money, power and blood reign supreme when “Sons Of Anarchy” Season Two roars onto Blu-ray Disc and DVD August 31 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. From the creative mind of Kurt Sutter (“The Shield”), the adrenalized drama centers on a notorious outlaw motorcycle club intent on protecting their[...]