LAS VEGAS (July 2021) The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, will host a special screening open to the public of Vertical Entertainment’s new American crime drama, “Lansky,” on July 15 in the Museum’s historic courtroom.
Vertical Entertainment, Lucky 13 Productions, Carte Blanche Film, Caliwood Pictures, 120dB Films and Above the Clouds Media Group present “Lansky,” a new film starring Academy Award nominee Harvey Keitel and AFI International Award winner Sam Worthington. The film tells the story of Meyer Lansky’s rise to the top of the national crime syndicate.
Other actors featured in the film include:
- John Magaro, appeared in “The Big Short”
- David Elliott, known for his role in “JAG”
- Minka Kelly, appeared in “Just Go With It”
- AnnaSophia Robb starred in “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”
- Danny A. Abeckaser, appeared in “The Wolf of Wall Street”
- David Cade, appeared in “Into the Ashes” and “NCIS: Los Angeles”
- Shane McRae, appeared in the Academy Award nominated film “The Help”
- Jackie Cruz, known for her role in “Orange is the New Black”
- Stacey Hinnen, known for his roles in “Nashville” and “House of Lies”
- Dylan Flashner
- Robert Walker Branchaud, appeared in “The Walking Dead”
- Jay Giannone, played a detective in “The Departed”
- Steve Alderfer
Free for Museum Members or with Museum admission, the screening features a Q&A session following the movie with writer and director Eytan Rockaway and actor David Cade. A meet-and-greet in The Underground speakeasy and distillery with cast members will conclude the evening.
The story of Meyer Lansky is prominently featured within The Mob Museum, making it a fitting location to host the movie screening.
For admission details to the special “Lansky” event, please click here.
Photographers and video crews may request credentials to photograph and interview cast members prior to the screening.
Media wishing to review the film may request credentials to attend the premiere; no cameras or video equipment will be permitted in the courtroom during the screening.
Requests for credentials should be submitted to Desiree Webb, email@example.com, by Monday, July 12.
For more information, please call (702) 229-2734 or visit themobmuseum.org.
ABOUT THE MOB MUSEUM
The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, provides a world-class journey through true stories—from the birth of the Mob to today’s headlines. The Mob Museum offers a provocative, contemporary look at these topics through hundreds of artifacts and immersive storylines. Numerous interactive exhibits include a Crime Lab, Firearm Training Simulator and Organized Crime Today exhibit. The Mob Museum has accumulated numerous accolades, including being named one of TripAdvisor’s “Top 25 U.S. Museums,” one of Las Vegas Weekly’s “Twenty Greatest Attractions in Las Vegas History,” one of National Geographic’s “Top 10 Things to Do in Las Vegas,” USA Today’s “Best Museum in Nevada” and No. 1 in the 2020 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards for “Best Las Vegas Attraction” and one of its “12 Can’t Miss U.S. Museum Exhibits,” “A Must for Travelers” by The New York Times and one of “20 Places Every American Should See” by FOX News. The Museum is a two-time winner of the Mayor’s Urban Design Award for Historic Preservation and Adaptive Reuse and is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. The Museum is open daily; visit the website for admission rates and operating hours. For more information, call (702) 229-2734, visit themobmuseum.org, or download the Museum’s free mobile app.