''Mobsters'' is a 1991 crime film starring Creator/ChristianSlater, Creator/PatrickDempsey, Richard Grieco and Costas Mandylor as the younger versions of crime bosses Lucky Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Bugsy Siegel and Frank Costello. The movie costars Lara Flynn Boyle, F. Murray Abraham, Creator/AnthonyQuinn and Michael Gambon.


* AlliterativeName: Mara Motes.
%%* AxCrazy: Mad Dog Coll.
%%* BigEater: Don Masseria.
* DidNotGetTheGirl: What was supposed to be a hit for Lucky, [[spoiler: it was Mara that get's wacked in bed while Lucky makes coffee.]]
* TheDragon: Rocco for Don Fanzano and Catania for Don Masseria.
%%* FatBastard: Don Masseria.
%%* FieryRedhead: Mara Motes.
* FiveManBand:
** TheHero: Lucky Luciano is the charismatic leader of the gang.
** TheLancer: Meyer Lansky is Lucky's adviser and planner.
** TheBigGuy: Bugsy Siegel is shown as firey and "hands-on".
** TheSmartGuy: Frank Costello is reserved and typically the most "background" of the four.
** TheChick: Mara is a sort of conscience for Lucky.
* TheMafia: Naturally--with an "all-star" collection: Lucky Luciano, Frank Costello, Meyer Lansky, Bugsy Siegel, and even Al Capone as a quick OneSceneWonder.
* MobWar: Manipulated by Lucky and Company to wipe out the old order and set up a new one.
* VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory: Lucky and his friends' rise to power in the Mafia (and their setting up of the "Commission" structure we all know and love) is portrayed sort-of more-or-less as it happened...with added romance and revenge elements.
* WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue: Not "now" so much as "what happened after"--what each of the four wiseguys are known for in Mafia history (such as Bugsy's reputation for "building" UsefulNotes/LasVegas).