New Jack City (1991)


New Jack City Poster
Original Title: New Jack City
Type: Movie
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Runtime: 97 Minutes    (1 Hours : 37 Minutes)
Release Date: 08 Mar 1991 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English
Rated: R
Director: 
Mario Van Peebles
Writer: 
Thomas Lee Wright, Thomas Lee Wright, Barry Michael Cooper
Stars: 
Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne  »




Description

A crime lord ascends to power and becomes megalomaniacal while a maverick police detective vows to stop him.




Plot

The gangster Nino has a gang who call themselves Cash Money Brothers. They get into the crack business and not before long they make a million dollars every week. A cop, Scotty, is after them. He tries to get into the gang by letting an ex-drug addict infiltrate the gang, but the attempt fails miserably. The only thing that remains is that Scotty himself becomes a drug pusher. Written by Mattias Thuresson




Tagline

It was a time that there was a new gangster in.........





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    La fortaleza del vicio (Mexico)
    Zehirli sokaklar (Turkey, Turkish title)
    ニュー・ジャック・シティ (Japan, Japanese title)
    New Jack City: A Gangue Brutal (Brazil)
    New Jack City: ciudad de la nueva guardia (Peru)

  • Company

    Warner Bros.

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Australia:R
    Brazil:16
    Canada:18A
    Canada:14A (Alberta)
    Canada:16+ (Quebec)
    Canada:18+ (Quebec)
    Finland:K-18
    France:12
    Germany:16
    Iceland:16
    Netherlands:16
    New Zealand:R18
    Norway:18
    Norway:(Banned) (1991-2003)
    Norway:18 (video premiere)
    Portugal:M/16
    Singapore:M18
    South Korea:18
    Spain:18
    Sweden:15
    United Kingdom:18
    United States:R (No. 30929)

  • Location

    Manhattan
    New York City
    New York
    USA





  • Details (Financial)

  • Budget

    $8,500,000





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.85 : 1

  • Color

    Color

  • Sound Mix

    Dolby Stereo





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    1 win & 5 nominations.