Gangster movies seldom lose their impact, even though they take many different forms. From The Godfather and Young Guns to Boyz n the Hood and American Gangster, it seems movie-goers are fascinated with the seedy underbelly of American crime rings. Outside of The Godfather, though, few gangster movies have as powerful a cast as American Gangster, which stars Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe. This latest film is set to release in a two-disc Extended Edition on February 19, and we’re giving three readers the chance to win a copy of the two-disc set for free.
To win one of these three copies of the American Gangster 2-Disc Extended Edition DVD, you must be 18 years old or older and “>submit an entry. This contest is open to every country worldwide (America, Canada, U.K., Japan, Germany, etc.). You may submit an entry once per day through 11:59pm PST on March 3. When the contest ends we’ll select three winners, send an email for address confirmation and ship the DVD upon receiving the reply.
Movie overview: Inspired by a true story, American Gangster is an intense crime-thriller acclaimed by critics and audiences as one of the best films of 2007. Academy Award winners Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe portray one Harlem’s most notorious crime bosses and the outcast cop who pursues him, respectively, ultimately leading to a climactic confrontation that alters the destiny of an entire generation in New York City. Directed by Ridley Scott and produced by Brian Grazer and Scott, American Gangster boasts an all-star cast including Josh Brolin, Ruby Dee, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Chiwetel Ejiofor, Armand Assante, Carla Gugino, and popular rap artists Common, RZA and Tip “T.I.” Harris.