Mar 08, 1991 · Directed by Mario Van Peebles. With Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne, Chris Rock. A crime lord ascends to power and becomes megalomaniacal while a maverick police detective vows to stop him.
New Jack City is a 1991 American action crime film based upon an original story and screenplay by Thomas Lee Wright and Barry Michael Cooper, and directed by Mario Van Peebles. This is the latter's directorial debut, and Van Peebles also co-stars in the film.
New Jack City is one criminally underrated Gangster picture. It's very well made and directed by Mario Van Peebles with an outstanding cast.
Audience Reviews for New Jack City. Jul 15, 2012. Given the drug-based cop drama/urban crime plot, the interracial partnership of the main cops, and the soundtrack being made up of contemporary ...
- crime, drama
New Jack City (1991) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.