Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 76%
TMDB Rating 7.6
IMDB Rating 7.8
RottenTomatoes Rating 80%

Financials

Revenue: $266,465,037

Budget: $100,000,000

Profit: + $166,465,037


Movie Details

Tag Line: There are two sides to the American dream

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: Nov 2, 2007

Rating: NR

Run Time: 2h 37m

Original Language: English

Website: Link

Production Countries: United Kingdom , United States of America

Production Companies: Film Rites , Imagine Entertainment , Universal Pictures , Scott Free Productions , Relativity Media


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Synopsis

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. Partly based on a true story.


Main Cast

Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington

Frank Lucas

Age : 66 | Popularity : 77%

Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe

Richie Roberts

Age : 57 | Popularity : 41%

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Huey Lucas

Age : 43 | Popularity : 56%

Cuba Gooding Jr.

Cuba Gooding Jr.

Nicky Barnes

Age : 53 | Popularity : 16%

Josh Brolin

Josh Brolin

Detective Trupo

Age : 53 | Popularity : 34%

Ted Levine

Ted Levine

Lou Toback

Age : 63 | Popularity : 51%

Armand Assante

Armand Assante

Dominic Cattano

Age : 71 | Popularity : 36%

John Ortiz

John Ortiz

Javier J. Rivera

Age : 52 | Popularity : 18%


Crew

Department Role Name
Production Casting
Avy Kaufman
Avy Kaufman
Producer
Brian Grazer
Brian Grazer
Ridley Scott
Ridley Scott
Executive Producer
Branko Lustig
Branko Lustig
Steven Zaillian
Steven Zaillian
Nicholas Pileggi
Nicholas Pileggi
Michael Costigan
Michael Costigan
Jim Whitaker
Jim Whitaker
Co-Producer
Jonathan Filley
Jonathan Filley
Production Coordinator
Angela Quiles
Angela Quiles
Casting Associate
Elizabeth Greenberg
Elizabeth Greenberg
Directing Director
Ridley Scott
Ridley Scott
Second Unit Director
Alexander Witt
Alexander Witt
Script Supervisor
Mary A. Kelly
Mary A. Kelly
First Assistant Director
Darin Rivetti
Darin Rivetti
Second Assistant Director
Noreen R. Cheleden
Noreen R. Cheleden
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Janty Yates
Janty Yates
Set Costumer
Hartsell Taylor
Hartsell Taylor
Makeup Artist
Felice Diamond
Felice Diamond
Carl Fullerton
Carl Fullerton
Hairstylist
Bert Reo Anderson
Bert Reo Anderson
Hair Department Head
Kenneth Walker
Kenneth Walker
Art Production Design
Arthur Max
Arthur Max
Set Decoration
Leslie E. Rollins
Leslie E. Rollins
Beth A. Rubino
Beth A. Rubino
Art Direction
Nicholas Lundy
Nicholas Lundy
Property Master
Peter Gelfman
Peter Gelfman
Art Department Coordinator
Julia G. Hickman
Julia G. Hickman
Editing Editor
Pietro Scalia
Pietro Scalia
Color Timer
David Orr
David Orr
First Assistant Editor
Billy Rich
Billy Rich
Writing Screenplay
Steven Zaillian
Steven Zaillian
Writer
Mark Jacobson
Mark Jacobson
Camera Director of Photography
Harris Savides
Harris Savides
Camera Operator
Craig Haagensen
Craig Haagensen
Larry McConkey
Larry McConkey
Steadicam Operator
Larry McConkey
Larry McConkey
Still Photographer
David Lee
David Lee
Grip
Matt Blades
Matt Blades
Sound Sound Effects Editor
Dino Dimuro
Dino Dimuro
Christopher Assells
Christopher Assells
Jon Title
Jon Title
Peter Staubli
Peter Staubli
Dan Hegeman
Dan Hegeman
Supervising Sound Editor
Per Hallberg
Per Hallberg
Karen Baker Landers
Karen Baker Landers
Original Music Composer
Marc Streitenfeld
Marc Streitenfeld
ADR Recordist
Rick Canelli
Rick Canelli
Craig Kyllonen
Craig Kyllonen
Dialogue Editor
Kimaree Long
Kimaree Long
Frederick H. Stahly
Frederick H. Stahly
Music Editor
Del Spiva
Del Spiva
Foley Artist
John Roesch
John Roesch
Alyson Dee Moore
Alyson Dee Moore
ADR Mixer
Douglas Murray
Douglas Murray
Howard London
Howard London
Beauxregard Neylon
Beauxregard Neylon
Thomas J. O'Connell
Thomas J. O'Connell
Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Bob Beemer
Bob Beemer
Michael Minkler
Michael Minkler
ADR Editor
Michelle Pazer
Michelle Pazer
Chris Hogan
Chris Hogan
Supervising ADR Editor
Chris Jargo
Chris Jargo
Foley Mixer
Mary Jo Lang
Mary Jo Lang
Music Supervisor
Kathy Nelson
Kathy Nelson
Production Sound Mixer
William Sarokin
William Sarokin
Boom Operator
George Leong
George Leong
Crew Thanks
Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali
Joe Frazier
Joe Frazier
Utility Stunts
John Cenatiempo
John Cenatiempo
Stunt Coordinator
G. A. Aguilar
G. A. Aguilar
Post Production Supervisor
Teresa Kelly
Teresa Kelly
Unit Publicist
Rob Harris
Rob Harris
Stunts
Gabriel Hansen
Gabriel Hansen
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