American Gangster
Country of Origin:  United States
Production year: 2007
Director: Ridley Scott
Rating: Rated 18A for Violence, Course Language, Substance Abuse(Film, Television)
UPC [Locale]: 025195-045681
Running time: 2:56 (176 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: [Color status unset], 1.85:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: October 14, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#1053)
Status: Available
Purchase date: July 08, 2013
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
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Overview
Academy Award® winners* Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe team with director Ridley Scott (Gladiator) in this powerful, epic story. Armed with ruthless, streetwise tactics and a strict sense of honor, crime boss Frank Lucas (Washington) rules Harlem's chaotic drug underworld. When outcast cop Richie Roberts (Crowe) sets out to bring down Lucas's multimillion dollar empire, it plunges both men into a legendary confrontation.
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Misc.
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Genres
Drama
Crime
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Universal Pictures
 • Imagine Entertainment
 • Relativity Media
Media Companies:
 • Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
French  DTS 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Picture-in-Picture
 • Music Videos
 • U-Control
Crew
Direction
Ridley Scott....Director
Writing
Steven Zaillian....Writer
Mark Jacobson....Original Material By
Production
Brian Grazer....Producer
Ridley Scott....Producer
Nicholas Pileggi....Executive Producer
Steven Zaillian....Executive Producer
Branko Lustig....Executive Producer
Jim Whitaker....Executive Producer
Michael Costigan....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Harris Savides....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Pietro Scalia....Film Editor
Music
Marc Streitenfeld....Composer
Sound
Michael Minkler....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Bob Beemer....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Per Hallberg....Supervising Sound Editor
William Sarokin....Production Sound Mixer
Art
Arthur Max....Production Designer
Janty Yates....Costume Designer
Nicholas Lundy....Art Director
Bernadette Mazur....Make-up Artist
Carl Fullerton....Make-up Artist
John Caglione, Jr.....Make-up Artist
Wesley Sewell....Visual Effects
Gray Matter FX
Gray Marshall....Visual Effects
Cast
Denzel Washington....Frank Lucas
Russell Crowe....Richie Roberts
Chiwetel Ejiofor....Huey Lucas
Josh Brolin....Detective Trupo
Lymari Nadal....Eva
Ted Levine....Lou Toback
Roger Guenveur Smith....Nate
John Hawkes....Freddie Spearman
RZA....Moses Jones
Yul Vazquez....Alfonso Abruzzo
Malcolm Goodwin....Jimmy Zee
Ruby Dee....Mama Lucas
Ruben Santiago-Hudson....Doc
Carla Gugino....Laurie Roberts
Skyler Fortgang....Michael Roberts
John Ortiz....Javier J Rivera
Cuba Gooding, Jr.....Nicky Barnes
Armand Assante....Dominic Cattano
Kathleen Garrett....Mrs. Dominic Cattano
Joe Morton....Charlie Williams
Ritchie Coster....Joey Sadano
Bari K. Willerford....Joe Louis
Idris Elba....Tango
Common....Turner Lucas
Warner Miller....Melvin Lucas
Albert Jones....Terrence Lucas
J. Kyle Manzay....Dexter Lucas
Tip Harris....Stevie Lucas
Melissia Hill....Redtop
Quisha Saunders....Darlynn
Kevin Corrigan....Campizi
Robert Funaro....McCann
Jon Polito....Rossi
Tom O'Rourke....Banker
Robert C. Kirk....Police Captain
Tom Stearns....2-Star General
KaDee Strickland....Richie's Attorney
Jon DeVries....Judge James Racine
Jim R. Coleman....Bailiff
Lee Shepard....Laurie's Attorney
Gavin Grazer....Mike Sobota
Linda Powell....Social Worker
Roxanne Amandez....Paramedic
Norman Reedus....Detective in Morgue
Pierra Francesca....Stewardess
Eddie Rouse....Detective at Party
Mary Ann Urbano....Real Estate Broker
Servicemen in Cafe
Cedric Sanders
Jason Veasey
Roosevelt Davis....Army Captain
Roger Bart....US Attorney
Eric Silver....White Kid
Mitchell Green....Tango Bodyguard
Saycon Sengbloh....Tango's Woman
Tough Teenagers
Conor Romero
Daniel Hilt
Daniel Farcher
Civilian Cleaning Staff
David Spearman
Maurice Ballard
Paul Doherty....TV Newscaster
William Tate....Baptist Minister
George Lee Miles....Frank's Lawyer
Jason Furlani....Bailiff
Chris McKinney....Reporter on TV
Ric Young....Chinese General
David Wayne Britton....Army Colonel
Tommy Guiffre....Medical Examiner
Laurence Lowry....Paramedic
Dan Moran....Army Captain
Marjorie Johnson....Charlene
Larry Mitchell....FBI Agent
Chuck Cooper....Private Doctor
Kevin Geer....Law School Professor
Chance Kelly....MP
Hamilton Clancy....Seller
Sam Freed....Judge
Joey Klein....Chemist
Scotty Dillin....4th Amigo
Anthony Hamilton....Funk Band Singer
Sarah Hudnut....Assistant Prosecutor
Jeff Greene....Metal Door Worker
Drug Dealers
Tyson Hall
Kirt Harding
Bryant Pearson
Alfredo Luis Santos....Mechanic
Dealers
William Hudson
Christopher A. Sawyer
Dylan Gallagher....Casket Loader
Narc Officers
Jehan-Pierre Vassau
Dawn A. Douglas
Robbie Neigeborn....Cop in Narc Headquarters
Clinton Lowe....Man Arrested in Elevator
Wilhelm Lewis....Head Wedding Photographer
Deacons
James Hunter
Neville White
Lonnie Gaetano....Prison Guard
Jeff Mantel....Officer Walsh
Serena Joan Springle....The Proctor
Ron Piretti....Judge
Nino Del Buono....Announcer
Arthur M. Mercante....Referee
Panama Redd....Policeman
Robert Wiggins....Piano Player
Fab 5 Freddy....Smalls Patron
Jonah Denizard....Store Manager
Steve McAuliff....Mounted Policeman