Tommy takes up temporary housing in a New York neighborhood plagued by a violent gang called the Souls. Tommy is waiting for his next assignment as a seaman and though he tries to avoid the gang and his neighbors, it does not work. Soon he is battling the Souls and not only changing their attitudes, but the attitudes of his previously intimidated neighbors as well. Written by
There comes a time when we have to stand up and be counted. This is the story of one man who did.
Did You Know?
Character actor Tony DiBenedetto (famous for being the Chicken Pimp in The Exterminator) has a non-speaking uncredited cameo bit at the beginning of the film exchanging mean glances with Jan-Michael Vincent. Meaning Tony was the reason Vincent was kicked off the ship they were both on. Thus setting the film in motion. See more
When Tommy walks to the basketball court to confront the Souls, he is approaching them from the left, but Bandana is looking to the right. See more
Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Breakin'
Hot Town Streets
Composed by Gerard McMahon
Performed by Gerard McMahon See more