Watch The Mobbed Up Netflix Trailer for ‘Fear City: New York Vs. The Mafia’
“It was total anarchy. You knew if you didn’t pay on time, they’d bend your leg and stuff it in your pocket.”
The latest entrant to the streaming giant’s library is Fear City: New York Vs. The Mafia, a three-part docuseries about law enforcement’s attempts in the 1970s and 1980s to take down NYC’s “five families” of the mob—Bonanno, Colombo, Gambino, Genovese and Luccese.
In a new limited series from the same folks behind Netflix’s Don’t F**K With Cats details the riveting story of the history-making organized crime investigation and prosecution case brought against New York’s most feared mob bosses. Here’s more info from Netflix’s synopsis:
Through interviews with dozens of law enforcement officials, ex-mafia associates and others, FEAR CITY: NEW YORK vs. THE MAFIA sheds light on how the mafia’s control of unions, high-rise construction and other industries netted billions for organized crime.
Previously unheard surveillance recordings, news footage and archival material alongside new interviews and reenactments paint a shocking and captivating portrait of this “Golden Era of the Mob.”
Fear City: New York Vs. The Mafia begins streaming exclusively on Netflix on July 22.