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American Gangster Reviews

Brian Gallagher
MovieWeb
April 26, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5

CinemaZone.dk
October 18, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 4/6
Brian Orndorf
DVDTalk.com
July 22, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Cynthia Fuchs
Common Sense Media
July 9, 2008
Violent, drug-fueled drama isn't for kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5

Empire Magazine
March 5, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Victoria Alexander
FilmsInReview.com
February 22, 2008
With the exceptional extras piled on, the unrated-extended DVD let's you judge drug lord Lucas for yourself.
Full Review
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Entertainment Weekly
February 21, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: B
Michael Ferraro
Bronsonfive
February 18, 2008
Steven Zallian (Gangs of New York) tackles the screenplay, which is based on an article by Mark Jacobson, and creates a captivating story with an otherwise basic premise.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Prairie Miller
NewsBlaze
February 9, 2008
American Gangster DVD Review: The Unrated Extended Special Edition.
Kam Williams
NewsBlaze
November 4, 2007
Feels like an overextended gangsta rap video, given its periodic graphic displays of gratuitous violence and its repeated resort to topless women as props carefully-positioned for purposes of titillation.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4