El Padrino (2004)
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Kilo was born into a life of crime. By the time he was an adult, he was a full-time dealer, and when he meets Sabeva, the daughter of a Colombian drug kingpin, he reaches the upper levels of drug trafficking. It is a dangerous business, however, and eventually Kilo ends up in prison. Still running his operation from inside of a cell, he is eventually offered a shady deal: his sentence will be suspended if he will murder a convicted child-killer. Now Kilo stands at a crossroads, unsure which actions will clear his conscience, end his sentence, or end his life. … More
|Rating:||R (for pervasive strong violence and language, drug content and sexuality)|
|Genre:||Drama, Action & Adventure, Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense|
|Directed By:||Damian Chapa|
|Written By:||Troy Barker, Damian Chapa, Carlton Holder|
|In Theaters:||Jan 1, 2004 Limited|
|On DVD:||Sep 25, 2006|
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Although you really can't take Damian Chapa or Jennifer Tilly all that seriously, this is a good movie about street/prison gangs and drug cartels. They manage to make the White gangs look like the only bad guys, but it's a pretty good movie.
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