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Hoodlum 1997

  • 1997-08-27
  • 130 mins
  • Bill Duke
  • Chris Brancato (screenplay)
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Crime
Power is measured in enemies.

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 against the invasion from merciless mobster Dutch Shultz.


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