25 best Prohibition movies

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

What! No Beer? (1933)

Buster Keaton's "talkie" pairs him up with comedian Jimmy Durante – the two play wannabe entrepreneurs who buy up a brewery in a bid to be the first people selling beer after Prohibition's repealed. And all so that Keaton can win the heart of a gangster's moll. Ironically, Keaton – going through a messy divorce at the time – was working his way through a bottle a day during the shoot.

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