Skip to Content
Poster for American Gangster
Watch trailer for American Gangster Watch trailer

American Gangster

Opens on October 9

Director: Ridley Scott Run Time: 157 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2007

Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Denzel Washington, Josh Brolin, Lymari Nadal, Ruby Dee, Russell Crowe, RZA

Ruby Dee was widely lauded, and won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar, for her role as Denzel Washington’s mother in this gangster epic from Ridley Scott. Washington plays real life drug kingpin Frank Lucas and Russell Crowe portrays Newark detective Richie Roberts who eventually brough Lucas down. Brattle Debut!

“A guaranteed shot of pure heart-pumping entertainment.” – Stella Papamichael,

Please Note: The Brattle no longer requires proof of vaccination to attend our events, however masks are still required except when actively eating or drinking. Please visit the Covid Response page for complete details.


powered by Filmbot