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Blue Hill Avenue (2001)

R | | Crime, Drama | 3 August 2001 (USA)
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A child of a middle class home with solid moral values is lured into a world of crime and corruption.

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Craig Ross Jr.

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Craig Ross Jr.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Allen Payne ... Tristan
Angelle Brooks ... Martine
Michael Taliferro ... Simon (as Michael 'Bear' Taliferro)
William L. Johnson ... E. Bone
Aaron D. Spears ... Money
Andrew Divoff ... Det. Tyler
Richard Lawson ... Uncle Rob
Marlon Young ... Twinkie
Dee Freeman ... Violet
Gail Fulton Ross Gail Fulton Ross ... Hazel
Veronica Redd Veronica Redd ... Nana
Anthony Sherwood ... Melvin
Myquan Jackson Myquan Jackson ... Wren
Latamra Smith Latamra Smith ... Nicole
Brandon Hammond ... Young E. Bone
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A child of a middle class home with solid moral values is lured into a world of crime and corruption.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, language, drug content and sexuality
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 August 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blue Hill - Nasce uma Gangue See more »

Filming Locations:

Boston, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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Budget:

$1,200,000 (estimated)
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DTS | Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Quotes

Benny: Your ghetto card has been pulled.
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Connections

Referenced in Final Move (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Let's Get Jazzy
Written by Lo Diggs
Performed by Lo Diggs
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Not Just a Black Crime Movie, but a Crime Movie Triumph!
23 January 2004 | by mrpentaxSee all my reviews

I can not believe so few people have seen this movie. It is a terrific film. It has all the action, intrigue, double and triple crosses, and tragedy anyone could ask for. The plot and its development is a work of art. It is first class. The characters are so real and the depth of their portrayals goes well beyond most crime films, including the Godfathers. This is a film you must see if you every watched a single episode of The Sopranos, and liked it.


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