Exclusive: New American Gangster Clip

Crime doesn't pay for Denzel

Exclusive: New American Gangster Clip

by Olly Richards |
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Universal have provided us with an exclusive snippet from Ridley Scott's new film, American Gangster.[

](http://www.substance001.net/american_gangster_exclusive_clips/american_gangster_exclusive_clip4_850k.mov)InIn){href='http://www.substance001.net/american_gangster_exclusive_clips/american_gangster_exclusive_clip4_850k.mov)In' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer'} the new movie, based on a true story, Denzel Washington plays Frank Lucas, a '70s drug baron who smuggles heroin into Manhattan in the coffins of soldiers killed in Vietnam. Russell Crowe is the cop trying to bring him to justice, with the power of crime solving, gruffness and really big lapels.

In this clip, Lucas's criminal life catches up with him and his family.[

](http://www.substance001.net/american_gangster_exclusive_clips/american_gangster_exclusive_clip4_850k.mov)Click here to watch the clip.

American Gangster is out on November 16.


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