The Making of the Mob: New York Reviews

June 17, 2015
Many Mafia classics have been faulted for glamorizing the criminal lifestyle; in that respect, the plodding "Making of the Mob" is a good antidote.
Full Review | Original Score: C-
June 12, 2015
A lot of notorious names are shown doing bad things during The Making of the Mob, but sitting through the first few hours, it's that stoop-to-conquer mentality, more than anything else, that really seems criminal.
June 11, 2015
It's all handsomely produced and cogently told, even if the soundtrack and dramatizing can sometimes be akin to over-baked zitti.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
June 10, 2015
The Mafia is one of those subjects in which fiction is stronger than truth. Although The Making of the Mob tries hard, it still feels like a pale imitation of the fake thing.