This list looks at the most despicable characters to have ever held elected office, carried a badge or practiced law in Gangster movie history. Be prepared for shady dealings, bent coppers, back stabbing lawyers and enough gangster activity to humble even Don Vito Corleone.
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It's quite surprising how many whackings are botched, bungled and buggered up. This list takes a sneak peak at some of the best and most significant arsed-up assassination attempts and looks at the resulting consequences of hits gone wrong..