About the film
gangster mobster 1930s
Release Date: August 27, 1997
|Slogan||:||«Power is measured in enemies.»|
|Production Companies||:||United Artists|
|Producers||:||Laurence Fishburne, Bill Duke, Amanda Mackey, Cathy Sandrich Gelfond, Frank Mancuso Jr., Chris Brancato, Helen Sugland, Ron Stacker Thompson, Charles C. Bennett, Vikki Williams, Paul Eckstein, Deb K. Oyer, Demetra Diamantopoulos, Frank Bodo, Lysa Moser, Melissa A. Clark|
In 1934, the second most lucrative business in New York City was running 'the numbers'. When Madam Queen—the powerful woman who runs the scam in Harlem—is arrested, Ellsworth 'Bumpy' Johnson takes over the business and must resist an invasion from a merciless mobster.