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Gang Tapes (2001)

R | | Crime, Drama | February 2001 (USA)
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When a brutal carjacking yields a videocamera, a teenage boy decides to document his life and the lives of his fellow gangbangers.

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Alonzo
Darontay McClendon ...
Cyril
Don Cambell ...
Travis
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Erik
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Sonja Marie ...
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Aura Ruiz ...
Khandi
Tasheia Woodward ...
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Kevin Wiseman ...
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Dwayne Whitehead ...
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Jerald
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When a brutal carjacking yields a videocamera, a teenage boy decides to document his life and the lives of his fellow gangbangers.

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A coming of Rage story

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Rated R for strong violence, language, drug use and some sexuality | See all certifications »
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Gang Tapes - Vida de Gangster  »

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With the exception of Darris Love, all of the lead actors in this movie were former gang members from Watts and South-Central Los Angeles. See more »

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Not that awful
14 February 2003 | by (Malta) – See all my reviews

I wouldnt describe this film as awful. The fact that all the film is shot through a camcorder makes one feel he is part of the furniture. The dialogues are somewhat tedious, but thats reality i guess. Possibility more could have been done when it comes to credibility. However, something fresh all the same!


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