American Gangster

 

American Gangster

Academy Award® winners Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe team with director Ridley Scott (Gladiator) in this powerful, epic story. Armed with ruthless 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.

Cast

  • Denzel Washington

  • Russell Crowe

  • Chiwetel Ejiofor

  • Josh Brolin

  • Cuba Gooding, Jr.

  • Ted Levine

  • Armand Assante

  • John Ortiz

  • Common

  • Tip 'T.I.' Harris

  • John Hawkes

  • RZA

  • Lymari Nadal

  • Yul Vazquez

  • Ruby Dee

  • Idris Elba

  • Carla Gugino

  • Joe Morton

Director

Ridley Scott

DVD

Bonus Features

  • Commentary with Director Ridley Scott and Writer Steven Zaillian

Technical Information

  • Run Time: 158
  • MPAA Rating: R (Violence, Pervasive Drug content and Language, Nudity and Sexuality)
  • Audio: English, French
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • English SDH, French, Spanish
  • Picture: Anamorphic Widescreen (1.85:1)

Blu-ray

Bonus Features

  • Digital Copy of American Gangster (Subject to expiration. Go to NBCUCodes.com for details.)
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Fallen Empire: Making American Gangster
  • Case Files
  • Hip-Hop Infusion Featuring Common and T.I.
  • The BET Special: The Making of American Gangster
  • Dateline NBC: American Gangster First Look
  • "Do You Feel Me (Remix)" performed by Anthony Hamilton featuring Ghostface Killah
  • "Blue Magic" from Jay-Z's Album "American Gangster"
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Commentary with Director Ridley Scott and Writer Steven Zaillian

Technical Information

  • Run Time: 158
  • MPAA Rating: R (Violence, Pervasive Drug content and Language, Nudity and Sexuality)
  • Audio: English, French
  • DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 / DTS 5.1 Surround
  • English SDH, French, Spanish
  • Picture: Widescreen (1.85:1)
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  • R
  • Drama Urban
  • 158min