American Gangster

2007

directed by Ridley Scott

with Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor

7.8 with 385.1K votes

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.

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American Gangster

Directed by Ridley Scott

released on November 2nd, 2007

There are two sides to the American dream

Drama Crime

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.

157 min   $100M   $266M  

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