August 09, 2011

Across 110th Street

A hard-edged cop on the take for years battles the Mafia and local gansters in Harlem.

A police drama based in the early 1970's in New York City. The film deals with racism, police brutality, police corruption and violence between gangs. Anthony Quinn, Yaphet Kotto, Anthony Franciosa and Richard Ward offer realistic portrayals as their respective characters. This is the quintessential early 70s New York crime drama brought to life by Director: Barry Shear, writers: Luther Davis (screenplay), Wally Ferris (novel). ~Mike

Released in 1972

Askwith Media Library 54262-D

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