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Ridley Scott’s newest epic based on a t rue story now has a trailer online available for all to see.
Denzel Washington stars as a drug kingpin turned informant named Frank Lucas. Raised in segregated North Carolina where he once saw his cousin shot by the Ku Klux Klan for just looking at a white girl. Witness the life of Lucas as he has grown up and lives in Harlem where he has become the heroin king and actually transports his merchandise directly from Asia in the coffins of deceased soldiers. But constantly on his tail was Richie Roberts (Russell Crowe) who was determined to bring him to justice.
Check out the trailer here. Some strong language is used and the trailer may not be safe for work. (NSFW)
American Gangster is scheduled for release November 2 and also stars Josh Brolin, Common, and Ted Levine.