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American Gangster - The Complete First Season
American Gangster - The Complete First Season
Actors: Alex Alonso, Chico Brown, Bernard Parks, Aqeela Sherrills, Maxine Waters
Genres: Television
NR     2007     3hr 0min

AMERICAN GANGSTER is BET?s critically acclaimed, highly rated crime docu-series that explores the historical, socio-economic and political context surrounding the rise and fall of 9 notorious African-American criminal mind...  more »


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Actors: Alex Alonso, Chico Brown, Bernard Parks, Aqeela Sherrills, Maxine Waters
Creators: Nelson George, Chris Mortensen, Frank Sinton, Henry Schipper, Lauren Feldman, Lea Walker, Mark Monroe, Mark Rowland
Genres: Television
Sub-Genres: Television
Studio: Paramount
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen
DVD Release Date: 10/23/2007
Release Year: 2007
Run Time: 3hr 0min
Screens: Color,Full Screen
Number of Discs: 2
SwapaDVD Credits: 2
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

TWO THUMBS UP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Robert Gonzalez | Oakland, CA USA | 10/25/2007
(5 out of 5 stars)

"american gangster gives you the insight of real american gangsters i highly recommend to anyone who likes gangster movies.."
American Gangster is GANGSTA!
M. Hunt | South Florida | 01/12/2008
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I can't wait for the next season to be available. This series features interesting and poignant, yet tragic stories of the great rise and fall of African American gangsters. These cautionary tales are entertaining, educational, funny, shocking, and sad all at the same time. American Gangster is a great new perspective on the bastardized American Dream that so many African American males fall prey to. Check it out, you won't be disappointed...and as Fat Albert used to say, you might learn something along the way! 5 stars!"
Incredible and detail | usa | 11/04/2007
(5 out of 5 stars)

"without a doubt this is the most important Program of Original concept and material that BET has put on there network in a long time where i gotta watch every episode every wednesday. so many compelling figures that are featured. all of the stories and Men that have been Profiled have a interesting story. there is a balance on each story told.

Ving Rhames is the modern day James Earl Jones/Morgan Freeman on the Narrative side. very detailed and compelling."
Awesome Series
A. Wilkerson | New Haven, CT USA | 01/20/2008
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I purchased this set for my partner for Christmas because we has watched it on BET and it was EXCELLENT!!!!!!! It was well worth the price and I even received it before christmas..."