It's difficult to recognize a classic when it's staring you right in the face. For the reason, I'll give critic legends Siskel & Ebert a pass when they gave thumbs down to some of Hollywood's greatest masterpieces to come out of the gangster film genre.
Podcast extraordinaire and sneakerhead Premium Pete and I (Couch Tomato) sat down to discuss what the critics got right and the moments they were dead wrong. It's said you only get one first impression, luckily this statement doesn't ring true with film as a few of the mob movies that where critically shunned during their premieres have developed a massive following over the years. Click the link below for and let us know if you agree or disagree.