This week on The Collision, we look at the gangster genre, how it has developed over time, its continuing appeal, its lasting influence, and more. We also talk about this weekend’s new release, Gangster Squad. As always, we finish up with our recommendations.
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Adam’s Recommendation: Zero Dark Thirty
Dave’s Recommendation: Dick Tracy
Matt’s Recommendation: The Untouchables