The clip Bumpy's funeral reception from American Gangster (2007) . Powered by: Anyclip. any moment from any film.
according to the eulogies, a giving man, a man of the people.
No one chose to use in their remembrances
the word most often associated with Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson, "Gangster,"
whose passing has brought a who's who of mourners on this chilly afternoon.
Lucchese mob boss Dominic Cattano, Harlem crime figure Nicky Barnes.
From the political arena,
the Governor has come down, the Mayor of New York,
and Chief of Police and Commissioner, sports and entertainment luminaries:
Bumpy Johnson, age 62 when he passed,
was a folk hero among Harlem locals for over four decades:
Regarded by some as the Robin Hood of Harlem,
by others as a ruthless criminal:::
I don't understand, you know.
I would've thought that Bumpy would put out a better spread, you know?
You want something?
I want chicken wings at my funeral.
All right, Nicky Barnes. Who is that?
He didn't know what hit him, you know what I'm saying?
I just kept popping him in the face 'cause that's what I do.
I don't have a lighter. You have a light?
That's very good.
Go get me a light while you're at it.
Hey, how you doing, Rossi?