A soon-to-be released movie starring Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe. It is a true story based in the 70s about a detective working to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas, a heroin kingpin from New York.
I can't wait until American Gangster comes out. I'm gonna go and see it.
by T. Herm October 08, 2007
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A sweet ass movie about the rise of frank Lucas the heroin drug lord and the cop that try's to stop him. The movie is influenced by both Scarface and The God Father but is still of its own. A soon to be American classic.
American Gangster was the fuckin sweetest thing I've ever seen.
by real og November 10, 2007
A movie based on the life of the hardcore new jersey gangster (Ruru)
Ruru once stabbed a man for asking her for the time. That was the day she was proclaimed the American Gangster.
by Mob deep October 21, 2007