The 7 Greatest Movies and Shows About Organized Crime That Started Out as Books

The 7 Greatest Movies and Shows About Organized Crime That Started Out as Books

Book Culture

Enter to win $1000 cold hard cash, courtesy of AMC and McMafia   As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to read about gangsters. They’re wise guys, punks, and hoodlums—but they’re also old-fashioned, self-made royalty. Their glamorous lives belie their so-called bad behavior.   The best crime movies question how bad the behavior is—and many of the best gangster stories out there are based on books. So if a TV show or movie has ever swept you up in the world of organized crime, and you were not excited to leave the life behind, then maybe you’d …