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Strapped (1993)





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Strapped is a made-for-cable coming-of-age movie about an intelligent Black teenager (Bokeem Woodbine) who struggles to survive in the housing projects of Brooklyn. In order to stay alive, Woodbine has to perform all manners of shady activities, whether it's running guns or selling secrets to the police. Forest Whitaker's directorial debut is a textured and moving drama, highlighted by an excellent performance by Woodbine.more
Rating: R
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Dena Kleiman
In Theaters:
On DVD: Aug 30, 2005
HBO Video


Bokeem Woodbine
as Diquan Mitchell
Kia Joy Goodwin
as Latisha Jordan
Kool Moe Dee
as Gun Dealer
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Full Review… | September 24, 2010
New York Times
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Full Review… | February 9, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | January 13, 2011
Shadows on the Wall

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