American Gangster

American Gangster

A chauffeur (Denzel Washington) rises to prominence as the most-powerful crime boss in 1970s Harlem.

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American Gangster


Crime drama, Biography157 Mins2007R

Frank Lucas (Denzel Washington) earns his living as a chauffeur to one of Harlem's leading mobsters. After his boss dies, Frank uses his own ingenuity and strict business code to become one of the inner city's most powerful crime bosses. Meanwhile, veteran cop Richie Roberts (Russell Crowe) senses a change in the mob's power structure and looks for ways to bring his opponent to justice.


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