10 Movies That Are Shockingly Based True Stories

10. American Gangster

American Gangster is a 2007 production of a biographical crime film based on the criminal history and career of Frank Lucas. He was a famous gangster in La Grange North Carolina best known for heroin smuggling. Denzel Washington plays the role of Frank who dislikes the new gangsters in the hood, and he decides to take over Harlem’s crime scene. On the other hand, Russell Crowe plays the role of Richie Roberts who is Newark’s detective in charge of the task-force that is supposed to deal with major drug trafficking cases.
10. American Gangster