Blog Posts - Bugsy Siegel



23 April 2016 - BUGSY SIEGEL

BUGSY SIEGELG'day folks,Here is another interesting character with a colourful background. Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel was a Jewish American mobster. Siegel was known as one of the most "infamous and feared gangsters of his day". Described as handsome...
by clancy tucker's blog on Apr 22, 2016

‘Making of the Mob’ brings out the big guns

Mob movie fans may get that déjà vu feeling when they watch the exploits of real-life gangsters ?in AMC’s The Making of the Mob: New York. The eight-part documentary-style series (Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/PT) covers a half-century of organized c...
by Mafia Today on Jun 23, 2015

Book Review: Swastika Nation by Arnie Bernstein

The book is a fascinating chapter in American history showing how a fringe group can take the ideals this nation was founded on and manipulate them for their own purposes...
by Man of la Book - Book Reviews on Jan 29, 2014

Giveaway & Book Review: Swastika Nation by Arnie Bernstein

The book is a fascinating chapter in American history showing how a fringe group can take the ideals this nation was founded on and manipulate them for their own purposes...
by Man of la Book - Book Reviews on Jan 29, 2014

Mob City, Fox UK, with Jon Bernthal, Milo Ventimiglia, Edward Burns PREVIEW

Rating: ★★★★ Fox UK: starts Friday, 17 January, 10pmStory: The ongoing war between the LAPD, under the charge of Police Chief William Parker, and criminal gangs run by Bugsy Siegel and Mickey Cohen – a battle that lasted years.GANG FOL...
by CrimeTimePreview on Jan 16, 2014

Mob City

I like Frank Darabont, perhaps not as much as some do, (The Shawshank Redemption is great, but it's no Cool Hand Luke) but he's a talented guy that always makes a good looking, professional product. (And I love his ending for "The Mist") It's a shame...
by Criminal Movies on Dec 29, 2013

Viva Las Vegas – Part 1

“Bright light city gonna set my soul, gonna set my soul on fire.” – Viva Las Vegas, Elvis Presley I’ve decided that Las Vegas is a place everyone should visit at least once in their life, and not just because I happened to dou...
by Not Just Another "Dolce Vita" on Jan 12, 2013

Viva Las Vegas – Part 1

“Bright light city gonna set my soul, gonna set my soul on fire.” – Viva Las Vegas, Elvis Presley I’ve decided that Las Vegas is a place everyone should visit at least once in their life, and not just because I happened to dou...
by Not Just Another "Dolce Vita" on Jan 12, 2013

Descendant: Capones paved way for Nevada gambling

A descendant of Al and Ralph Capone says in a new book that the two gangsters paved the way for Nevada’s gambling empire. Deirdre Marie Capone says they lobbied the Nevada Legislature to legalize gambling in Prohibition’s waning days, and...
by Mafia Today on May 28, 2012

Descendant: Capones paved way for Nevada gambling

A descendant of Al and Ralph Capone says in a new book that the two gangsters paved the way for Nevada’s gambling empire. Deirdre Marie Capone says they lobbied the Nevada Legislature to legalize gambling in Prohibition’s waning days, and...
by Mafia Today on May 28, 2012

The last Jewish gangster: Julius Bernstein’s once-secret FBI file revealed

The extraordinary mob life of Julius Bernstein, the last of New York’s great Jewish gangsters, has been revealed for the first time in the release of a once-secret FBI file. The gangster known as Spike managed to stay out of jail for more than...
by Mafia Today on Feb 26, 2012

The last Jewish gangster: Julius Bernstein’s once-secret FBI file revealed

The extraordinary mob life of Julius Bernstein, the last of New York’s great Jewish gangsters, has been revealed for the first time in the release of a once-secret FBI file. The gangster known as Spike managed to stay out of jail for more than...
by Mafia Today on Feb 26, 2012

Hangouts of Most Famous Jewish Gangsters Revealed in NYC Tour

Arnold Rothstein, Meyer Lansky, and Bugsy Siegel. These are some of the most famous Mafia names in American history, and they’re all Jewish. They were all also born or at one point lived in New York City, the epicenter for organized crime in the ea...
by Mafia Today on Feb 7, 2012


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