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REVIEW: LANSKY

By John H. Foote (**) Streaming on Apple TV Meyer Lansky has been portrayed on film twice: Ben Kingsley did it in Bugsy (1991), beautifully capturing the man’s intellect and quiet intimidation; Richard Dreyfuss did the same in HBO’s Lansky (1992). Though not in name, Lansky inspired the role of Hyman Roth in The Godfather Part II (1974), played superbly by…