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Gangster No. 1 (2000) Poster

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Loosely based on the life of real-life mobster Frankie Fraser.
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Jamie Foreman (Lennie Taylor) is the son of Freddie Foreman, a notorious gangster who used to run with the Kray Brothers. His life was the basis for the movie The Long Good Friday (1980).
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The two actors who play the "gangster" at the two points in his life are 7 inches different in height.
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Director Cameo 

Paul McGuigan: at the urinal in the opening scene.
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According to Paul Bettany the murder of Lennie Taylor took three days to film. He claims that his silent scream was inspired by Francis Bacon's paintings "Screaming Popes".
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