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Gang Related (1997)

Two corrupt cops murder an undercover DEA agent by mistake, and frantically try to cover their tracks by framing a homeless man for the crime. That involves juggling evidence, coaching ... See full summary »

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Two corrupt cops murder an undercover DEA agent by mistake, and frantically try to cover their tracks by framing a homeless man for the crime. That involves juggling evidence, coaching witnesses, and improvising to keep their desperate scheme from unraveling. Written by <rozebud@compuserve.com>

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In this city, the deadliest criminals are the ones who carry badges. See more »


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Rated R for strong language, some violence and a scene with nudity | See all certifications »

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8 October 1997 (USA)  »

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$3,286,065 (USA) (12 October 1997)

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$5,790,448 (USA) (9 November 1997)
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Trivia

The word "fuck" and its derivatives are said more than 165 times. See more »

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In the overhead shot where they pick-up the third "suspect", the shadow of the boom mic is visible in the lower left-hand corner. See more »

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Divinci: They'll never find me, because I'm following my heart. And they don't know where that is.
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Dedicated to Tupac Shakur (1971-1996) See more »


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Staring at the world thru my rearview
Written by Tupac Shakur, E.D.I., Kadafee
Performed by 2Pac, E.D.I. and Kadafee
Artists Courtesy of The "Untouchable" Death Row Records
Contains a sample from "In the air tonight" as recorded by Phil Collins
Produced under license from Atlantic Recording Corp., by arrangement with Warner Special Products
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A solid noir
7 May 2000 | by See all my reviews

This is a solid noir movie with outstanding performances from Jim Belushi and Tupac Shakur, but the thing I've appreciated most is the history , and the ending too is so different from the average of this kind of movies. Belushi is so convincing, he is nearly perfect in his part ( the corrupted cop ) and there is Gary Cole too in a little part. But, again, the best of this movie is the history, that evolves so surprising and unexpected.


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