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King of New York (1990)  link to King of New York on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 779

poster King of New York

IMDb Rating:
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7.0/10 (27950 votes)

Country: Italy, 103 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller, Crime

Director(s): Abel Ferrara

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
After completing a lengthy prison sentence, one-time drug kingpin Frank White returns to New York intent on reestablishing his empire and making things as they were before he left. Others of course have taken over the business during his absence but that clearly isn't going to stop White. While he is gunning down the opposition, he decides he's going to give away the money he'll make to modernize the hospital in his old neighborhood. Drug dealers aren't the only thing he has to worry about however: a group of rogue cops decide they are going to take him down.

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Cast:

photo Christopher Walken Christopher Walken Frank White
photo David Caruso David Caruso Dennis Gilley
photo Laurence Fishburne Laurence Fishburne Jimmy Jump
photo Victor Argo Victor Argo Roy Bishop
photo Wesley Snipes Wesley Snipes Thomas Flanigan

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1