King of New York is a 1990 American crime drama film, starring Christopher Walken, Laurence Fishburne, David Caruso, Wesley Snipes, Victor Argo, and Giancarlo Esposito. It was directed by independent filmmaker Abel Ferrara and written by Nicholas St. John. Frank White , a drug lord, is riding into New York in a limousine after being released from Sing Sing. Emilio El Zapa , a Colombian drug dealer, is shot to death in a telephone booth. As the killers leave, one of them drops a newspaper headline which announces Frank's release. Across town, Zapa's partner, King Tito is in a hotel room with...
|Release date:||July 18, 1990|
|Directed by:||Abel Ferrara|
|Producer:||Mary Kane, Augusto Caminito|
|Music by:||Joe Delia|
|Screenplay by:||Nicholas St. John|