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Rooftops (1989)

 -  Action | Drama  -  17 March 1989 (USA)
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T, as most of his friends, lives in a self-constructed 'house', built on top of an old building in the city. Their one passion is 'combat'. Combat is a dance/streetfight during which the ... See full summary »

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Willie (as Jay M. Boryea)
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Carlos
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Angelo
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T, as most of his friends, lives in a self-constructed 'house', built on top of an old building in the city. Their one passion is 'combat'. Combat is a dance/streetfight during which the contestants try to push each other out of the arena, while not allowed to actually touch each other. When drugdealers move into the neighbourhood and kill T's best friend he embarks on a mission to eradicate the drug-presence in the neigbourhood. His friends are reluctant to help though, knowing what happened to T's friend when he crossed them. Written by Joop Carels <zombie@il.fontys.nl>

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It's their world. Above the world. Exploding with music, passion, romance -- and danger. See more »

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Combat Dance - A colpi di musica  »

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This Is A Waste Of Time
27 March 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Don't buy/watch this film it is a waste of time. It is boring and just plain bad film making. Anyone who likes this must have something wrong with them because it is just crap. This is definitely one of my worst films I have seen.


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