Alamo Bay

1985

Alamo Bay

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The competition of recently arrived Vietnamese refugee fisherman upsets the local fishermen in this tale of racism. When a local man hires several of the Vietnamese, a town meeting is held and it erupts in violence. The arrival of the KKK does nothing but aggravate an already tense situation.

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Critic Reviews for Alamo Bay

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  • Director Louis Malle and his screenwriter, Alice Arlen, are good at the careful observation of working class American life... What gets them into trouble this time is the baffling complexity of the issues involving the fishing grounds.

    Oct 23, 2004 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…
  • A strong topical dramatic film that presents the complexities of everyday life for stressed-out fishermen.

    Oct 26, 2007 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Alamo Bay

  • Jan 19, 2010
    Not a bad movie at all
    Brody M Super Reviewer

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