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New Jack City
6.4 Rating
(127 ratings)
6.5 IMDB rating

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Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes

Nino Brown
Ice-T

Ice-T

Scotty Appleton
Allen Payne

Allen Payne

Gee Money
Chris Rock

Chris Rock

Pookie
Bill Nunn

Bill Nunn

Duh Duh Duh Man


Written by
Thomas Lee Wright

Thomas Lee Wright

(story)
Barry Michael Cooper

Barry Michael Cooper

(screenplay)


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New Jack City(1991)

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3 years, 8 months ago at Aug 25 8:57
okay could have been better overshadowed by other films - OST is the best feature - espically the Ice's input.

A good movie

1 year, 6 months ago at Oct 25 9:54
I wasn’t sure what to expect from this flick but I thought the title was pretty badass so I was rather curious about it. Eventually, I must admit I was pleasantly surprised. For a directing debut, I must admit that Mario Van Peebles did a pretty good job. It was also a financial success and became the highest grossing independent feature of 1991 and it also launched the acting career of Ice T (o... read more
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Release date: 8 March 1991
UPC: 085391207320
Crime (7), Drama (6), Gangs (4), Action (4), Drugs (3), Urban (3), 1990s (3), Thriller (2), Undercover (2), Gangster (2), 1991 (2), Gangsters (1), Cops (1), Police (1), Gang (1), American (1), Drama Thriller (1), Drug Trafficking (1)
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"Rewatched - May 28th. I rewatched "New Jack City" for the first time in many years and it really didn't hold up well for me. It is badly directed and it lacks subtlety. Some of the performances are very unconvincing - Ice-T is appalling and Wesley Snipes doesn't exactly shine in the lead role. Snipes lacks the menacing quality that the protagonist Leroy Brown ought to have had. For a far superior crime-gangster film, watch Abel Ferrara's "King of New York" (1990)."


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A good movie

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