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American Gangster (2007)

R 2007-11-02 (US) DramaCrime 2h 37m
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There are two sides to the American dream.


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


  2. Steven Zaillian


  3. Mark Jacobson


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  1. Russell Crowe

    Russell Crowe

    Richie Roberts

  2. Denzel Washington

    Denzel Washington

    Frank Lucas

  3. Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Huey Lucas

  4. Cuba Gooding Jr.

    Cuba Gooding Jr.

    Nicky Barnes

  5. Josh Brolin

    Josh Brolin

    Detective Trupo

  6. Ted Levine

    Ted Levine

    Lou Toback

  7. Armand Assante

    Armand Assante

    Dominic Cattano

  8. John Ortiz

    John Ortiz

    Javier J. Rivera

  9. John Hawkes

    John Hawkes

    Freddie Spearman

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