The story of America's most famous mobsters and their rise to power, GANGSTER LAND examines Al Capone's ascension through the eyes of his second in command, "Machine Gun" Jack McGurn. Once an amateur boxer, McGurn is lured into the Italian mafia after the murder of his stepfather. Upon joining, he rises swiftly through the ranks along with friend and eventual boss, Capone. As the Italian mob becomes the most lucrative criminal organization in the country, tensions build with "Bugs" Moran and the Irish mob which ignites a brutal gang war culminating with the St. Valentine's Day Massacre. Written by
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Milo Gibson who plays Al Capone is the 6th son of Mel Gibson. See more
The movie indicates McGurn was gunned down on Feb 14, 1936 (the anniversary of the St. Valentines Massacre in 1929) but it actually took place one day later, on the 15th. See more