History and information on the films in relation to main question
Real Gangster culture and its effect on the evolution of Gangster Film Genre ?
1932 1983 1993
St Valentines Day massacre
Scarface: Shame of a Nation
Based in Chicago he and his men earned the following sums in a single year :
$60,000,000 from beer and liquor
$10,000,000 form racketeering
£25,000,000 from gambling dens and dog tracks
$10,000,000 from dance halls and vice .
… He started off as the Cuban immigrant Tony Montana he became Scarface. “ All I have in this world is my balls and my word and I don’t break em for no one”.
The difference in fashion ,i.e. No tie and the use of gold is largely a cultural influence that has changed over time no gang culture influence The change of style of weapons can be seen here.
A large portion of Miami was built on cocaine money, the dealers tried to launder their illegal money into real estate but when the buildings were under construction the dealers were conveniently arrested and the properties seized by the government Fountain Bleu
Fidel Castro Cuban Immigrants I have flushed the toilet of Cuba on America
“ This is life this is what's real” Caine “ You wanna buy this cheeseburger man” South Central L.A