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  1. Gangsters

    Gangsters is a British television series made by the BBC and shown from 1975 to 1978. Created by Philip Martin, and produced at the BBC's Pebble Mill Studios in Birmingham by David Rose, Gangsters began televisual life as an edition of Play for Today in 1975, followed by two series transmitted in 1976 and 1978. The series, set in the multi-cultural criminal community of Birmingham, has remained a cult favourite, memorable for its strong violence, multi-ethnic cast and highly stylised, post-modern approach to storytelling. Gangsters featured references to film noir, gangster films, westerns, Bollywood and kung fu movies, as well as increasingly surreal end-of-episode cliffhangers and a bizarre final scene where the characters not only “break the fourth wall” but walk off the set. The two series had quite different tones. The first was a gritty thriller whilst the second was more surreal, with more emphasis on the post-modern elements. The theme music was an instrumental performed by Greenslade; in the last series it was adapted into a version sung by Chris Farlowe.

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    The numerical value of gangsters in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

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    The numerical value of gangsters in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Ali Ibrahim:

    In the beginning, people liked Islamic State because they had been suffering, we too wanted change, but not in this destructive way. We see now that they are criminals, gangsters, destroyers.

  2. John Gleeson:

    I'd spent 10 years bringing to justice gangsters -- most of them for murders.

  3. Yassin Ahmed:

    They act like gangsters and we are afraid of that, but the most important thing is that they have to take care of the people and provide us with security.

  4. Stanley Kubrick:

    The great nations have always acted like gangsters, and the small nations like prostitutes.

  5. Kathleen Gallegos:

    This is a feel-good show that honors a very underserved group of people and shows their humanity, that not all blacks and Latinos are drug dealers and gangsters, despite what some presidential candidates might say.

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