About the film
Release Date: February 07, 1973
|Slogan||:||«Hail Caesar Godfather of Harlem!»|
|Genres||:||Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller|
|Production Companies||:||American International Pictures, Larco Productions|
|Producers||:||Larry Cohen, Benjamin Fisz, James Dixon, Kenneth Rive, Peter Sabiston, Janelle Webb|
Tommy Gibbs is a tough kid, raised in the ghetto, who aspires to be a kingpin criminal. As a young boy, his leg is broken by a bad cop on the take, during a payoff gone bad. Nursing his vengeance, he rises to power in Harlem, New York. Angry at the racist society around him, both criminal and straight, he sees the acquisition of power as the solution to his rage.