Bringing Down the Luck (2019)

In Harlem in the 1930's-1940's, an African-American woman attorney helps bring down notorious gangster, Luck Luciano. Her friendships include some of the great writers and singers of Harlem and their struggles against prejudice.


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Status: Pre-production | See complete list of  »
Comments: Filming end of 2018. Out to directors and replacing lead.
Updated: 24 September 2017
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The true story of the bringing down of Lucky Luciano thru the savvy work of an African American woman attorney working for Thomas Dewey and his brilliant office. She is surrounded by friends who were some of the greatest writers, singers, and activists of the times, the 1930's. It is an amazing story of street savvy, courage and historic visits with some of the most fascinating people of that time period. It is a wonderful view of the struggles of the African Americans at that time even those greatly talented. Gathering a stunning, all star cast of film and Broadway stars will make this film shine in 2017. Written by Pamala L. Hall

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Release Date:

1 January 2019 (USA)  »

Box Office


$40,000,000 (estimated)

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