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Original Gangstas (1996)

R
99 min | Action, Crime, Drama

When a gang shoots his father, Bookman (Fred Williamson) returns to his hometown, rounds up some of his own people and begins an all-out war to restore the neighborhood to its rightful sense of justice.
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Director
Writer
Aubrey K. Rattan (as Aubrey Rattan)
Cinematographer
Carlos González (as Carlos Gonzalez)
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Release date
May 10, 1996 (United States)

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40 cast members
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Fred Williamson
John Bookman John Bookman   See fewer
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Jim Brown
Jake Trevor Jake Trevor   See fewer
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Pam Grier
Laurie Thompson Laurie Thompson   See fewer
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Paul Winfield
Reverend Dorsey Reverend Dorsey   See fewer
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Isabel Sanford
Gracie Bookman Gracie Bookman   See fewer
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Oscar Brown Jr.
Marvin Bookman Marvin Bookman   See fewer
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Ron O'Neal
Bubba Bubba   See fewer
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Robert Forster
Detective Slatten Detective Slatten   See fewer
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Wings Hauser
Michael Casey Michael Casey   See fewer
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Frank Pesce
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Godfrey
Marcus (as Godfrey C. Danchimah) Marcus (as Godfrey C. Danchimah)   See fewer
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Tim Rhoze
Blood Blood   See fewer
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Seraiah Carol
Thelma Jones Thelma Jones   See fewer
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Dawn Stern
Princess Princess   See fewer
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Timothy Lewis
Kenny Thompson Kenny Thompson   See fewer
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Linda Bright Clay
Lisa Bookman (as Linda Marie Bright) Lisa Bookman (as Linda Marie Bright)   See fewer
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Nick Edenetti
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Jacqueline Swike
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Kimberly Shufford
Lady in Gym Lady in Gym   See fewer
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Idella Haywood
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Raymond Taylor
Boy Left in Street Boy Left in Street   See fewer
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Scarface
Rebel Guard at Party Rebel Guard at Party   See fewer
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Luniz
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Montae Dixon
Rebel Gang (uncredited) Rebel Gang (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.7 / 10 | 1,579 votes