Release Date: October 26th, 2007
DVD Release Date: January 29th, 2008
R|1 hr 32 min
Growing up as part of a poor family in New York City's Harlem, Nicky Barnes aspires to wealth and power. In the early 1970s, as drug use becomes increasingly popular, Barnes devises a plan to obtain the lifestyle he has always wanted. With help from the mob, Barnes establishes himself as a successful drug dealer and becomes tremendously wealthy. Barnes's extravagant lifestyle, however, proves to be his undoing, as he unwittingly draws the attention of the FBI.
Director: Marc Levin
Production Co: HDNet
Distributors: Magnolia Pictures