American Gangster

American Gangster Trailers

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Original title American Gangster
Category Crime, Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 2007
Production Country
Directors Ridley Scott
Cast Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Ruby Dee, Skyler Fortgang, Carla Gugino, Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Josh Brolin, Lymari Nadal, Ted Levine, Roger Guenveur Smith, John Hawkes, RZA, Malcolm Goodwin, Yul Vazquez
Distributor Finnkino

Synopsis

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. Based on a true story.