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Down for the Barrio (1997)

 -  Action | Crime  -  13 March 1997 (USA)
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Hispanic man, just released from prison, returns to his neighborhood in order to get rid of his involvement with crime. But soon finds out that his own 11-year-old son is already involved with a gang.

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Adriana Garza ...
Laura
Little Joe
Jaime Méndez ...
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Cesar
César Zamora ...
Spanky
Oscar Ruben Zamora ...
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Hispanic man, just released from prison, returns to his neighborhood in order to get rid of his involvement with crime. But soon finds out that his own 11-year-old son is already involved with a gang.

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You'd better watch it, ese!

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Rated R for violence and language
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One of the worst movies I've ever seen!
13 August 1999 | by (San Antonio, TX) – See all my reviews

Save your money and don't rent this one folks. The acting is shameful and the script is one of the most poorly devised I've ever seen. The premise behind the movie about gangs and the Hispanic culture sounded semi-promising, but the emphasis on the barrio accents is just too much to sit through (the dialog is amateurish and clumsy).


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