Born from the tradition of masterpieces like Scarface and Goodfellas, the film thrusts audiences onto the hustlin' streets of Miami's criminal underworld and tells the story of a small-time gang's rise from the poverty of the projects to becoming king-pins of a narcotics empire. Written by
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C.R.E.A.M: The American Dream was inspired by the Liberty Square Housing Project built in the late 1930s for Miami's low-income African-Americans, the second of its kind in the South at the time, and the focal point of the infamous drug wars of 1998. See more