Mr. Untouchable (2007)

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The true-life story of a Harlem's notorious Nicky Barnes, a junkie turned multimillionaire drug-lord, MR. UNTOUCHABLE takes its audience deep inside the heroin industry of the 1970s. The ... See full summary »



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6 November 2007 | Vlad 1
| A Saint in a world of Sinners
Sitting at the Cinema Village the other night was a mind-blowing experience.There was more to Leroy "Nicky" Barnes: the man, then Cuba Gooding Jr: the actor could have ever portrayed in "American Gangster". Marc Levin has captured the real deal with "Mr. Untouchable", he paints a picture of the drug-infested landscape of the forgotten Harlem in the 1970's.We are reminded of how Harlem was before the War on Drugs was initiated in the Nixon administration.This was a true story of cops and robbers, dealers and kingpins, junkies and victims.Where bodies were dumped in the 1970's-hipsters now guzzle down Pumpkin Spice Lattes at the newest Harlem Starbucks.There will never be another Nicky Barnes.

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Leroy 'Nicky' Barnes: When a user comes on the street to buy, they don't say "who's the meanest mother... at here". They say "who's got the best powder?". Nicky Barnes got the best powder.


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Written by
Charles Bobbitt (as Charles A. Bobbit), James Brown, Nas (as Nasir Jones), Salaam Remi and Fred Wesley
Performed by Nas
Published by EMI April Music/Zomba Enterprises on Behalf of Itself and Ill Will Music/Donna Dijon Music Publication/Dynatone Publishing/Unichappell Music on Behalf of Golo Publishing Co.
Courtesy of Columbia Records by Arrangement with Sony BMG Music Entertainment/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Music


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