Based on the life of drug-kingpin-turned-informant, Frank Lucas, who grew up in segregated North Carolina where he watched as his cousin was shot by the Klan for looking at a white girl. He eventually made his way to Harlem where he became a heroin kingpin by traveling to Asia’s Golden Triangle to make connections, shipping heroin back to the US in the coffins of soldiers killed in Vietnam. More on Yahoo! Movies
Also Known As: The Return of Superfly, Tru Blu,
Logline: Based on the true life story of Frank Lucas, a once powerful heroin kingpin in Harlem.
Genres: Drama, Thriller, Crime/Gangster and Biopic
Running Time: 2 hrs. 37 min.
Release Date: November 2nd, 2007 (wide)
MPAA Rating: R for violence, pervasive drug content and language, nudity and sexuality.
Distributors: Universal Pictures Distribution