"Mob City" tells the story of Los Angeles gangsters in 1947, but Chicago's mob history helped Milo Ventimiglia create his character in Frank Darabont's miniseries."It's funny. I kind of went back to stories and things that I heard from...Show More Summary
Frank Darabont's six-part series, airing over just three weeks, averages well south of recent network premieres in its two-hour outing. read more
The two-hour premiere last night of Frank Darabont’s LA Noirish limited event series pulled in 2.3 million total viewers for TNT. Debuting at 9 PM, the heavily promoted Mob City drew 801, 000 viewers among Adults 18-49 and 875,000 viewers among the Adult 25-54 demo. Show More Summary
Good evening, guys and gals, and welcome to Mob City. Frank Darabont's miniseries is a veritable love letter to all things noir; there's jazz music, seductive bartenders, people with names like "Bugsy" and "Hecky", and so much smoking that I think I got emphysema just from watching it. Show More Summary
After his controversial exit from "The Walking Dead," Frank Darabont is back with his latest project -- and he's brought along a familiar face. Jon Bernthal -- who lived and died as Shane on "Dead" -- takes center stage as a cop in the...Show More Summary
TNT premiered new drama "Mob City" Wednesday (dec. 4), a hard-boiled noir from former "Walking Dead" showrunner Frank Darabont, an anticipated return to TV for the auteur following his unceremonious ousting from AMC's zombie drama and, well -- at least it looked pretty?
The last time Frank Darabont launched a basic cable drama it was AMC’s The Walking Dead. That went amazingly well
Mob City (TNT, 9:00 p.m.) – Tonight is the two-hour premiere of Frank Darabont’s three-week, six-hour “event series” that looks at the LAPD’s battle with organized crime in the 1940s. The reviews have been somewhat mixed. I’ve posted a preview clip below. Show More Summary
Mob City, a new TNT miniseries set in gangster-ridden Los Angeles following World War II, is produced, written, and directed by Frank Darabont, who seems to have recovered nicely from having been pushed out of (or left) The Walking Dead in 2011. The six-part drama is based on Jon Buntin's excellent... More »
Gangster Mickey Cohen's 1940s Los Angeles gets yet another screen treatment, starting tomorrow, in the TNT series Mob City (from Frank Darabont, who wrote/directed The Shawshank Redemption). Los Angeles mag talks to production designer Alex Hajdu about creating noir Los...
The ratings for the first installment of Frank Darabont’s new TNT serial Mob City aren’t due for another 48 hours, but the stylish exercise in L.A. noir is already a big hit with advertisers. Set to premiere on Dec. 4 at 9 p.m., the six-part limited series sold like, well, gangbusters in the upfront. Show More Summary
Frank Darabont went from the post-apocalyptic future world of The Walking Dead to something entirely different for his next television project with a 1940s LA noir theme.
Herc’s Seen Tonight’s First Two Episodes Of Frank Darabont’s New TNT Series MOB CITY!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! The TNT project writer-director Frank Darabont leapt into following his abrupt and mysterious firing...Show More Summary
The bullets and booze flow freely on "Mob City," writer and director Frank Darabont's confident new noir drama premiering tonight on TNT.
When Frank Darabont first met Jon Bernthal, he knew if he ever did a noir project, Bernthal would be his leading man.
One of the enduring film noir characters is the hard-boiled detective. Frank Darabont’s three-week event series Mob City (TNT, Wednesdays, 10/9C) is centered on a hard-boiled detective who manages to be both a lone wolf and a cop. It’s an intriguing variation – and Mob City is an intriguing series if such things can be […]
A deluxe if derivative wallow in crime awaits viewers of TNT's Mob City (Wednesday, 9/8c) a six-hour primer in film noir attitude from The Walking Dead's Frank Darabont that's as sleek as the brilliantine in "fixer" Milo Ventimiglia's impeccably styled hair. Show More Summary
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Wednesday, December 4. All times are Eastern. TOP PICK Mob City (TNT, 9 p.m.): In his pre-air review, Todd VanDerWerff called Frank Darabont’s latest drama “a waste of a great premise,” but he isn’t the only one who got a sneak peek at TNT’s latest drama. Show More Summary
Frank Darabont has traded zombies for mobsters. The former Walking Dead showrunner's latest project is Mob City, based on the John Buntin book L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of America's Most Seductive City. The book focuses on the battle between gangster Mickey Cohen (Jeremy Luke) and legendary L.A. Show More Summary
Writer/director Frank Darabont and stars Ed Burns and Milo Ventimiglia discuss new crime drama "Mob City," which premieres Wednesday on TNT.