Crossing the Mob (1988)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • Philly Boy Alternative


Set in an Italian neighbourhood in Philadelphia, high-school dropout Philly becomes involved with the mob when they give him a job on the docks. His ex- girlfriend suddenly reappears with their baby son and he finds himself becoming dismayed with his dishonest work.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top