American Gangster (2007)

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Ridley Scott
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Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Josh Brolin, Lymari Nadal, Ted Levine

American Gangster Synopsis

"American Gangster" concerns Harlem drug kingpin Frank Lucas (Washington), who smuggled heroin in the body bags of U.S. soldiers slain in Vietnam. Brolin plays Det. Trupo, a crooked NYPD cop who piggybacks on the Lucas investigation conducted by Det. Ritchie Roberts (Crowe).

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American Gangster Blasts Onto DVD on February 19th

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Box Office Beat Down: American Gangster Defies Expectations with $46 Million

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Watch 11 Clips and 16 Interviews for American Gangster

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Roger Bart to Star in Hostel 2 and American Gangster

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