A detailed look at a turbulent half-century in the history of organized crime. This DVD profiles the mob bosses who ruled Philadelphia: Angelo Bruno, Phil Testa, “Little Nicky” Scarfo, John Stanfa, Ralph Natale, “Skinny Joey” Merlino and “Uncle Joe” Ligambi. Includes rare archival photographs from The Inquirer that track the rise and fall of these “Mob Fathers.”
George Anastasia, a former reporter for The Philadelphia Inquirer, is the author of five books of nonfiction. Four of these, including Mobfather, are about the Philadelphia mob. He has won many awards for investigative journalism and magazine writing.