Urban Jungle (1999)


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Tommy Myzell (Frank John Hughes) takes a post-prison work release job as a cook at a church near the L.A. halfway house he's living in that's run by the stern but understanding Renfro (Joseph Bologna). Tommy befriends a talkative, well-meaning dishwasher, Guillermo (Lombardo Boyar), who draws Tommy out of his shell and restarts his social life. Soon, Tommy falls for teacher Sophia (Seidy Lopez), whose heroin-addicted brother gets into a $10,000 debt to a local street gang. The only way to save … More

Rating: R (adult situations/language, sex, violence)
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:
Written By: Chris Ver Wiel
On DVD: Aug 20, 2002
Artisan Home Entertainment



as Guillermo

as Sophia

as Father Chavez

as Steven

as 8-Year-Old Tommy

as 13-Year-Old Tommy

as Fat Man

as Drug Boy

as Guillermo's Mother

as Gang Member

as Head Prison Guard

as Prison Guard

as Street Kid

as Landlord
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November 20, 2003
New York Post
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