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Pariah (1998)

 -  Drama  -  14 May 1999 (USA)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Damon Jones ...
Steve
Dave Oren Ward ...
Crew
Davidlee Willson ...
David Lee (as David Lee Wilson)
Aimee Chaffin ...
Sissy
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Angela
Anna Padgett ...
Lex
Dan Weene ...
Joey
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Babe (as Ann Zupa)
Brandon Slater ...
Doughboy
Jason Posey ...
Kevin
Chris Jarecki ...
Tall Guy
Terence Washington ...
Mario
Orlando Estrada ...
Aaron
Robert Hargett ...
Rob
Tyrone Young ...
Ty
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An interracial couple is attacked and the woman is gang-raped in a random attack. This prompts the woman to commit suicide and the man decides to seek revenge from the inside by joining the gang. However, once inside he learns of the reasons (poverty, social rejection) for their existence and starts developing a kinship until he is asked to kill someone to prove his loyalty. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Love. Hate. Revenge. Destruction

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14 May 1999 (USA)  »

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$4,032 (USA) (23 June 2000)

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$199,536 (USA) (6 October 2000)
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Worst depiction of Skinheads in film
29 April 2002 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

This movie was probably the worst skinhead movie that I have ever seen. The plot was really bad and the acting was even worse. If you want to watch a good movie in this genre, watch Romper Stomper. Don't waste your time watching this.


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