Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld

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Interviews with gang members provide insight as the history of British gangsters is explored.

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Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld Episode 6 - Fings Ain't What They Used to Be Season 1, Episode 6 Jul 25, 2009 Subscription

In the final episode of the series, Bernie attempts to answer the age old question: "Does crime pay?" For many 'faces,' the initial adrenalin thrill of fast money and high rewards leads to decades of violence, prison life, destruction, fear and loss of life.

Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld Episode 5 - Cops and Robbers Season 1, Episode 5 Jul 24, 2009 Subscription

The 70s and 80s saw a change in activity for criminal fraternities. Following the 'harsh' sentencing of the Krays, many turned to armed robbery to earn a living. Villains saw the banks and armoured cars that transported huge amounts of cash around the UK as relatively easy pickings.

Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld Episode 4 - Newcastle Season 1, Episode 4 Jul 23, 2009 Subscription

Tyneside's gangland capital was immortalised in the Michael Caine film Get Carter, based on the life of Dennis Stafford. Bernie meets Stafford, who talks of Newcastle's past.

Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld Episode 3 - London Season 1, Episode 3 Jul 22, 2009 Subscription

With a history rich in criminal activity, England's campital gives Bernie the chance to meet numerous 'faces' that have shaped London's colorful past, as well as present day names.

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Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld - The Complete First Season
Gangsters: Faces from the Underground presents the shocking history of the United Kingdom's most notorious crime bosses. Enter a cunningly secreted pa (more…)
Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld - The Complete First Season
Gangsters: Faces from the Underground presents the shocking history of the United Kingdom's most notorious crime bosses. Enter a cunningly secreted pa (more…)
Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld - The Complete First Season
Gangsters: Faces from the Underground presents the shocking history of the United Kingdom's most notorious crime bosses. Enter a cunningly secreted pa (more…)
Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld - The Complete First Season
Gangsters: Faces from the Underground presents the shocking history of the United Kingdom's most notorious crime bosses. Enter a cunningly secreted pa (more…)

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  • Premise: Interviews with gang members provide insight as the history of British gangsters is explored.