25 best Prohibition movies

Grab a case of your favourite hooch, bathtub gin or moonshine and feast your eyes on these crime classics

Public Enemies (2009)

Another bank robber, and another icon of Prohibition era, John Dillinger (here played by Johnny Depp) ran with some of Chicago’s bootlegging underworld. Michael Mann’s film is a mixed bag, but nails the accuracy dead-on: at one point, Depp even drives an actual car used in one of Dillinger’s robberies.

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