Title Matching "American Gangster" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. American Gangster (2007)
R | 157 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
An outcast New York City cop is charged with bringing down Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas, whose real life inspired this partly biographical film.
Votes: 358,023 | Gross: $130.16M
4. The American Gangster (1992)
48 min | Crime, Documentary
Program provides an historical archive of how gangsters took advantage of changes in public policy to gain wealth and power in the first half of the twentieth century and how they met their... See full summary »
6. American Gangster: Case Files (2008 Video)
25 min | Short
A three-part feature that looks at several aspects of the behind-the-scenes work that went into the production -- Script Meeting, Heroin Test Show & Tell, and Setting Up the Takedown. We ... See full summary »
Drama | Announced
Two American-Persian gangsters strive to get to the top in Los Angeles despite hardships and tests of their loyalty.
11. Dateline NBC: American Gangster: First Look (2007 TV Movie)
22 min | Documentary
Matt Lauer interviews Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Frank Lucas, and others, while discussing the film and its portrayal of American history.
Siskel & Ebert (1986–2010)
American Gangster/Music Within/Before the Devil Knows You're Dead/Dan in Real Life/Control
TV-PG | Talk-Show
TV-14 | 45 min | Biography, Crime, History
American Gangster is the story of Frank Lucas and Leroy "Nicky" Barnes - their rise from street punks to the top of New York's 1970's high-flying drug market. The two men were considered ... See full summary »
Star: Frank Lucas
Face Off (2011– )
TV-14 | 43 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV
In their first Spotlight Challenge, the surviving artists team up to create a series of Dick Tracy-style gangster makeups inspired by the nicknames of real-life gangsters.
Manhunt: Kill or Capture (2015– )
TV-14 | 44 min
Frank Lucas was one of the most successful heroin dealers of the 1970's. His brand of heroin known as "Blue Magic" was notorious on the streets of New York and New Jersey.