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American Gangster / an Imagine presentation of a Scott Free production ; directed by Ridley Scott ; produced by Brian Grazer, Ridley Scott ; screenplay, Steven Zaillian.

Scott, Ridley, direction, production. (Added Author). Grazer, Brian, 1953- production. (Added Author). Zaillian, Steven, writing. (Added Author). Washington, Denzel, 1954- cast. (Added Author). Crowe, Russell, 1964- cast. (Added Author). Ejiofor, Chiwetel, 1976- cast. (Added Author). Imagine Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Scott Free Productions. (Added Author). Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 16 film reels of 16 on 8 (ca. 157 min., ca. 14,130 ft.) : sd., col. ; 35 mm. viewing print. 2 sound discs (ca. 157 min.) : digital, DTS ; 4 3/4 in. track
  • Publisher: United States : Universal Pictures, 2007.

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General Note: Copyright Claimant: Universal City Studios Productions LLLP. Pre-existing Material: Previously published music used with permission. Basis of Claim: All other cinematographic material. Date of Creation: 2006; Date of Publication: October 26, 2007; Registration Number / Date: PA0001589020 / 2007-10-31.
Summary from Internet movie database, viewed Feb. 15, 2008.
Based on the article "The return of Superfly" by Mark Jacobson.
Digital sound on two compact discs stored in one film can (CGE 2185).
Not viewed.
Sources used: Copyright database; Variety Web site, review posted Oct. 21, 2007, viewed Feb. 15, 2008; Internet movie database, viewed Feb. 15, 2008; FirstSearch, OCLC 184742249, viewed Feb. 15, 2008.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Executive producers, Nicholas Pileggi, Steven Zaillian, Branko Lustig, Jim Whitaker, Michael Costigan ; camera, Harris Savides ; editing, Pietro Scalia ; music, Marc Streitenfeld.
Participant or Performer Note: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Cuba Gooding Jr., Josh Brolin, Ted Levine, Armand Assante, Clarence Williams III, John Ortiz, John Hawkes, RZA, Lymari Nadal, Yul Vazquez, Ruby Dee, Idris Elba, Carla Gugino, Joe Morton, Common, Jon Polito, Kevin Corrigan, Rodger Guenveur Smith, Malcolm Goodwin, Ric Young, Roger Bart, Tip Harris, Kadee Strickland, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Norman Reedus.
Summary, etc.: In 1970s America, a detective works to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas, a heroin kingpin from Manhattan, who is smuggling the drug into the country from the Far East.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note: Received: 1/23/2008; copyright deposit; Copyright Collection.
Subject: Heroin industry > Drama.
Drug traffic > Drama.
Gangsters > Drama.
Lucas, Frank, 1930- > Drama.
Genre: Gangster > Feature.
Crime > Feature.
Adaptation > Feature.

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