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Title Godfathers collection [videorecording] : the true history of the Mafia / the History Channel.

Publication Info. [Bethesda, Md.?] : History Channel ; New York : Distributed in the U.S. by New Video, [2003]


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DISC 1 1 Request this Volume
DISC 2 1 Request this Volume
Edition Full screen.
Description 2 videodiscs (4 hr., 26 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note Originally produced for broadcast: c1995-2003.
Contents vol. 1: Godfathers / RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana RAITRE-RAITRADE in association with the History Channel ; writer/director, Roberto Olla with the collaboration of Francesco Cirafici, Raffaella Cortese (88 min.) -- vol. 2: Lucky Luciano : chairman of the mob / produced by Towers Productions, Inc. for A & E Network ; writer/producers, Andrew D. Berg, Daria Valensise (44 min.). Meyer Lansky : mob tycoon / produced by Towers Productions, Inc. for A & E Network ; writer/producer, Ted Schillinger (44 min.). Genovese : portrait of a crime family / produced by Towers Productions, Inc. for A & E Network ; writer/producer Tresha Mabile (44 min.). Bugsy Siegel : gambling on the mob / produced by Towers Productions, Inc. for A & E Network ; writer/producers, Andrew D. Berg, Pamela Wolfe (46 min.).
Credits Film editor, Massimo Bracci ; on-line editors, Konrad Hedrich, Julie M. Schneider ; off-line editors, David Ketterling, Joe Rabig ; music, Luigi Ceccarelli ... [et al.].
Performer Hosts, Jack Perkins, Harry Smith ; narrators, Michael Carroll, Danny Bonaduce, Harry Smith, Norman Mark.
Summary A collection of five documentaries chronicling the rise of the Mafia, from its birth in Sicily to its proliferation in the United States, focusing on the Genovese family, Lucky Luciano, Bugsy Siegel, and Meyer Lansky.
System Details DVD, stereo, Dolby digital.
Subject Mafia -- History.
Organized crime -- Italy -- History.
Organized crime -- United States -- History.
Gangsters -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Lansky, Meyer, 1902-1983.
Siegel, Bugsy, 1906-1947.
Luciano, Lucky, 1897-1962.
Perkins, Jack, 1933-
Smith, Harry, 1951-
Carroll, Michael.
Bonaduce, Danny.
Mark, Norman.
Olla, Roberto.
Cirafici, Francesco.
Cortese, Raffaella.
Berg, Andrew D.
Valensise, Daria.
Wolfe, Pamela.
Schillinger, Ted.
Mabile, Tresha.
Bracci, Massimo.
Hedrich, Konrad.
Schneider, Julie M.
Ketterling, David.
Rabig, Joe.
Ceccarelli, Luigi.
Rai Tre-Rai Trade (Firm)
Towers Productions, Inc.
Arts and Entertainment Network.
History Channel (Television network)
ISBN 0767060407 set
0767060415 v. 1
0767060423 v. 2
Music No. AAE-71105 History Channel
AAE-71106 History Channel
AAE-71107 History Channel

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