American Gangster American Gangster

Where to watch

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.

Denzel Washington Russell Crowe Chiwetel Ejiofor Josh Brolin Lymari Nadal Ted Levine Roger Guenveur Smith John Hawkes RZA Yul Vazquez Malcolm Goodwin Ruby Dee Ruben Santiago-Hudson Carla Gugino Skyler Fortgang John Ortiz Cuba Gooding Jr. Armand Assante Kathleen Garrett Joe Morton Ritchie Coster Bari K. Willerford Idris Elba Common Albert Jones J. Kyle Manzay T.I. Quisha Saunders Kevin Corrigan Show All…

Studios

Countries

Language

Alternative Titles

Gánster Americano, American Gangster - UR, Американски гангстер, O Gângster, Americký gangster, Amerikai gengszter, Gangestere Amrikayi, Amerikan· gyangusuta, 아메리칸 갱스터, Гангстер, Ameriski gangster, Amerikan gangsteri, 美國黑幫, American Gangster Original Theatrical Film, American Gangster Unrated Extended Version

Recent reviews

More

Popular Lists

More
  • The Fan
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Suspiria
  • Lost in Translation
  • Akira

Random Movie Roulette

Rules: Generate a number (from 1 to x) via: www.random.org

See how many number of films there are in the…

  • Wings
  • The Racket
  • 7th Heaven
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Chang: A Drama of the Wilderness

Every Film Ever Nominated For An Academy Award In Any Category

Every film that has ever been nominated for an Academy Award in any category. Enjoy!

  • Roundhay Garden Scene
  • Traffic Crossing Leeds Bridge
  • Newark Athlete
  • Blacksmith Scene
  • Annabelle Butterfly Dance

TSPDT Starting List

This list collects every film from the Starting List that became They Shoot Pictures Don't They's 1000 Greatest Films. This…