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American Gangster

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Ridley Scott and Steven Zaillian's sprawling account of real-life Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas' rise and fall breaks no new ground. But its vivid sense of place and time make it compulsively watchable, even at a running time of two and a half hours. New… (more)

Released: 2007

Rating: R

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Set in the early 1970s, this riveting biopic stars Denzel Washington as real-life Harlem drug kingpin Frank Lucas, and Russell Crowe as the New York cop sworn to bring him down. A top-flight supporting cast is highlighted by Ruby Dee as Lucas's mother, wit (more…)

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