The early years of the most notorious criminals Britain has ever produced are portrayed in visceral brutality in Rise of the Krays, coming to Blu-ray and DVD on August 31, 2015, courtesy of Signature Entertainment. In 1961 Ronnie and Reggie Kray began a reign of terror that would endure and define London’s East End for years to come. From protection rackets to members clubs, from brutal street brawls to arson via blackmail extending to the Cabinet Office, the Krays rained red on anyone who crossed them.
To celebrate these boisterous brothers we are reviewing the top 10 greatest British gangster films. Use the page numbers to navigate through the list, and tell us your own suggestions below!