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3.3
2,284 Ratings

American Gangster

Directed by Ridley Scott
United States, 2007
Biography, Crime, Drama

Synopsis

When a black crime boss suddenly dies, his quiet and submissive driver Frank Lucas unleashes a ruthless ambition that sees him climbing the ranks to become a heroin kingpin.

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American Gangster Directed by Ridley Scott

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2008 | 2 nominations including: Best Achievement in Art Direction

BAFTA Awards

2008 | 4 nominations including: Best Film

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2008 | Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

2008 | Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Golden Globes (USA)

2008 | 3 nominations including: Best Director - Motion Picture

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