The ensemble of wiseguys
manages to land laughs, too, plus the occasional baseball bat in the ribs.
That's the way wiseguys
introduce themselves to other made members - they say 'He's a friend of mine.
It shows the rise and fall of disgraced former police officer Michael Dowd, who dressed and looked like one of Scorsese's wiseguys
The Mafia With Trevor McDonald UTV, 9pm First of a two-parter where our veteran newsman, who seems like he's the living embodiment of all things good, meets some real-life wiseguys
with names like Mikey Scars.
Director Alan Parker, in his feature-length directorial debut, lightened the subject matter considerably for the children's market setting the film in 1920s New York City, where the sharp-suited wiseguys
are kids and the guns all fire splurge.
He also owns WiseGuys
Comedy Clubs in both West Valley City and Ogden, with a third opening in downtown Salt Lake City later this year.
That agent was Joseph Pistone, who convinced the New York wiseguys
that he was a jewel thief named "Donnie Brasco.
Joe Dullerson doesn't bother with such worn familiar images; he goes for the gut and the guttural in his novel Glasgow Wiseguys
which explores the seedy side of Scottish life through characters who are awash in misery and looking for someone else to blame.
In the book, Laurents has also criticised Mendes' involvement in the New York Theatre Workshop production of Wiseguys
Daniel Keane, managing partner at Keelys, represented Jonathan Ross and Andy Maddocks whose company Mothership Group purchased Home from Wiseguys
WITH their smart suits, doting mothers and funny threats about 'sleeping with fishes' Mafia wiseguys
have had an easy ride on TV and films over the years.
Violent gangster thriller, from director Martin Scorsese, following Ray Liotta (above) as he grows up from being a poor youngster who idolises the Mafia wiseguys
that live in his neighbourhood, to become a major player himself.
Meanwhile, the Neapolitan wiseguys
take their cues from Hollywood, adopting the term "godfather" and asking their architects to build replicas of Tony Montana's villa in Scarface.
This month they include Sharrie Williams and The Wiseguys
performing at Guisborough R'n'B Club, Guisborough Town Football Club, Howlbeck Road, on Thursday, April 5.
For the Wiseguys
, the North East's answer to Rat Pack tributes the world over, there's no shame in getting your musical history from your dad ( especially not when your old man was lucky enough to be around for what was arguably the golden age of song and dance.