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American Gangster (2007)

R 11/02/2007 (US) DramaCrime 2h 37m

There are two sides to the American dream

Overview

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. Partly based on a true story.

  1. Ridley Scott

    Director

  2. Steven Zaillian

    Screenplay

  3. Mark Jacobson

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Denzel Washington

    Denzel Washington

    Frank Lucas

  2. Russell Crowe

    Russell Crowe

    Richie Roberts

  3. Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Huey Lucas

  4. Josh Brolin

    Josh Brolin

    Detective Trupo

  5. Lymari Nadal

    Lymari Nadal

    Eva

  6. Ted Levine

    Ted Levine

    Lou Toback

  7. Roger Guenveur Smith

    Roger Guenveur Smith

    Nate

  8. John Hawkes

    John Hawkes

    Freddie Spearman

  9. RZA

    RZA

    Moses Jones

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