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Deuces Wild (2002)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  3 May 2002 (USA)
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Two brothers, Leon and Bobby are members of the street gang in Brooklyn known as the deuces. Their brother was killed by a drug overdose a few years earlier and the gang is determined to ... See full summary »

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Two brothers, Leon and Bobby are members of the street gang in Brooklyn known as the deuces. Their brother was killed by a drug overdose a few years earlier and the gang is determined to keep drugs off their block. Another more vicous gang known as the vipers is a possible threat to Leon and Bobby's efforts. The deuces are determined to do whatever is necessary to keep drugs off their block even if that means dying. Written by <langstar1@hotmail.com>

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Rated R for strong violence, language, some drug content and brief sexuality | See all certifications »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

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$2,704,682 (USA) (3 May 2002)

Gross:

$6,044,618 (USA) (24 May 2002)
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Josh Hartnett was originally cast in the role of Tino but was allowed by the producers to drop out when he won the role of Danny in Pearl Harbor (2001). See more »

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Fairuza Balk's tattoos are clearly visible beneath the make-up. One is a triangular shield on her upper left arm, the other is a circular tattoo encircling her right upper arm. See more »

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Annie: He puts his name on all the milk in the fridge so we can't drink any of it. I mean, he sits in the bathroom, shootin' junk and drinkin' beer all day and he thinks a glass of milk is gonna save him?
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References West Side Story (1961) See more »

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Not as bad as most viewers say
4 April 2003 | by (Whistler, BC, Canada) – See all my reviews

Deuces Wild has gotten a lot of unfavourable comments by viewers and critics. I didn't think it was such a bad movie, especially considering the budget the producers and director had to work with. With the limited funds to make this film, the scenes were filmed with very few takes - giving it a 'play' feel.

The story reminds me of "The Outsiders" and "West Side Story" - which I found to be one of the down sides of the movie, but I still liked it overall.

Stephen Dorff gives a great performance as Leon, the Deuces leader. Supporting actor Mr. Renfro did not impress me however. A couple of the actors from "The Sopranos" play supporting roles. Drea De Matteo looks awesome in this film.

Rating: 7 out of 10.


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