In the 1970's, a group of ruthless Irish punks called the "Westies", managed to terrorize Hell's Kitchen in New York City. They had a penchant for violence and a desire to control the illegal activities on Manhattan's west side. Young Irish thug Jimmy Coonan teamed up with Mickey Featherstone, a Vietnam veteran with a reputation for being a ruthless killer. The "Westies" ruled the streets, protecting their various rackets, including drug dealing and extortion, through extreme violence. They were so powerful they were able to work as contract killers for the Gambino crime family.
Bowman, as international president of the Outlaws Motorcycle Club, ordered kidnappings, firebombings, assaults and murders. He joined another exclusive club in 1997, the "FBI Ten Most Wanted" list. Bowman was brought to justice with the help of an informant on the inside of the Outlaw brotherhood.
From starring in the "Lethal Weapon" franchise to directing and starring in "Braveheart," Mel Gibson's versatility as both a heartthrob and man's man made him a success in Hollywood.
From starring in the "Lethal Weapon" franchise to directing and starring in "Braveheart," Mel Gibson's versatility as both a heartthrob and man's man made him a success in Hollywood. However, he eventually experienced just how damaging the accompanying visibility of fame can be.
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