The BEST Episodes of The Making of The Mob

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 5, 2020

Network: AMC

The Making of the Mob: New York will follow the rise of Charles “Lucky” Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel and other notorious gangsters from their beginnings as a neighborhood gang of teenagers to becoming the murderous entrepreneurs and bootleggers who turned the Mafia into an American institution. Season two : The Making of the Mob: Chicago

Last Man Standing

#1 - Last Man Standing

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 29, 2016

In the second-season finale, Joe Accardo and Sam Giancana have a falling out and the fate of the Outfit rests on the outcome. Meanwhile, Joe Accardo cleans up loose ends before retiring.

star 7.85
143 votes
End Game

#2 - End Game

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 3, 2015

Vito Genovese and Carlo Gambino make their move. The police raid a mob summit, arresting Genovese. Gambino takes over.

star 7.75
195 votes
Blood Filled Streets

#3 - Blood Filled Streets

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 25, 2016

A betrayal destroys peace in Chicago and Torrio and Capone seek revenge against the Irish gangs. Meanwhile, the Beer Wars make Capone Chicago's top gangster.

star 7.70
200 votes
Sin City

#4 - Sin City

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 22, 2016

Joe Accardo sets his sights on Las Vegas, but the Outfit is threatened when Sam Giancona incurs the wrath of young attorney Robert F. Kennedy.

star 7.65
153 votes
New Blood

#5 - New Blood

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 15, 2016

With Capone in jail, Frank Nitti, Paul Ricca and Joe Accardo take over. Meanwhile, a Hollywood scandal presents Sam Giancana with a chance to prove himself.

star 7.65
155 votes
Capone's First Kill

#6 - Capone's First Kill

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 11, 2016

In the second season opener, Johnny Torrio mentors Capone in Brooklyn, and then the two reunite in Chicago, where their bootlegging enrages local Irish gangsters.

star 7.63
234 votes
A Death in the Family

#7 - A Death in the Family

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 18, 2016

A new mayor forces Torrio and Capone outside Chicago to nearby Cicero. There, Capone's brother Frank fixes an election, placing himself in jeopardy.

star 7.61
199 votes
The Education of Lucky Luciano

#8 - The Education of Lucky Luciano

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 15, 2015

Charles "Lucky" Luciano arrives in New York, teaming with Meyer Lansky and Bugsy Siegel. During Prohibition, Luciano's crew makes a fortune.

star 7.57
497 votes
A Rising Threat

#9 - A Rising Threat

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 6, 2015

Luciano's decision to enter the prostitution business gives Thomas Dewey the chance to arrest him and put him on trial.

star 7.57
278 votes
New Frontiers

#10 - New Frontiers

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 27, 2015

Luciano takes over Vito Genovese's heroin ring in Italy, then rejoins Meyer Lansky at a mob summit in Cuba. Genovese and Carlo Gambino plot against the mob leadership, and Bugsy Siegel's dream of Las Vegas turns deadly.

star 7.56
223 votes
Judgment Day

#11 - Judgment Day

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 8, 2016

Al Capone outwits Eliot Ness, but Capone's criminal empire remains in jeopardy when the IRS plants an undercover agent in his gang.

star 7.56
152 votes
St. Valentine's Day Massacre

#12 - St. Valentine's Day Massacre

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 1, 2016

Capone uses the St. Valentine's Day Massacre to assert his power over his enemies. Meanwhile, President Hoover takes notice; and dispatches Elliot Ness to take on Capone.

star 7.55
177 votes
The Mob at War

#13 - The Mob at War

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 20, 2015

World War II begins, and the military asks Luciano to aid in the invasion of Sicily. Thomas Dewey considers letting him go.

star 7.53
231 votes
King of New York

#14 - King of New York

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 29, 2015

"Lucky" Luciano takes over the New York mob, organizing the Five Families. As Luciano's power grows, so does the attention from the Feds.

star 7.49
320 votes
Equal Opportunity Gangster

#15 - Equal Opportunity Gangster

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 22, 2015

"Lucky" Luciano gains power in the New York underworld during Prohibition. When two bosses start a mob war, Luciano plans to kill them both.

star 7.46
368 votes
Exit Strategy

#16 - Exit Strategy

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 13, 2015

Luciano is found guilty of running a prostitution ring and goes to prison, leaving Vito Genovese as acting boss.

star 7.45
234 votes