Poster AnalysisThis is the official poster for AmericanGangster. The colours used to representDenzel Washington and Russell Croweare black and white. The colour black isthought to representing something whichis bad or evil and is the colour in whichDenzel is shown in, also him holding a gunshows he has bad intentions. The tiewhich he is wearing shows he isprofessional in what he does. The whiteclothing in which Russell is dressed inshows purity and goodness. From how heis dressed with the unbuttoned shirt showshe maybe quite laid back character andhis police badge shows he is a person of authority.