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Article: American Gangster (Script)

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American Gangster (Script)

2007 | Crime | Bio | Drama | True Story | Based on a Magazine Article | Feature Film

An outcast New York City cop is charged with bringing down Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas, whose real life inspired this partly biographical film. [IMDb]

Written by Steven Zailian
Based on the article "The Return of Superfly" by Mark Jacobson
Script version: Final Shooting, Numbered Scenes, dated 07.27.06 (for educational purposes only)


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