MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 28,187 this week

All Night Bodega (2002)

R  |   |  Drama  |  12 May 2004 (France)
6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 64 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

15 year old girl leaves foster care and embraces life on New York's mean streets.

Director:

Writers:

(additional Spanish dialogue), , 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1441 titles
created 24 Aug 2011
 
a list of 435 titles
created 03 Sep 2011
 
a list of 769 titles
created 19 Sep 2012
 
A
a list of 1769 titles
created 28 Nov 2012
 
a list of 2117 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "All Night Bodega" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: All Night Bodega (2002)

All Night Bodega (2002) on IMDb 6.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of All Night Bodega.
3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Convict (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

California prisons are in crisis. Inmates are dying at an unusually high rate, rehabilitation programs are minimal... See full synopsis »

Director: Jeff Daniel Phillips
Stars: Kevin Durand, Tammy Trull, Dorie Barton
Harsh Times (2005)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A tough-minded drama about two friends in South Central Los Angeles and the violence that comes between them.

Director: David Ayer
Stars: Christian Bale, Eva Longoria, Freddy Rodríguez
Fort Bliss (2014)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

After returning home from an extended tour in Afghanistan, a decorated U.S. Army medic and single mother struggles to rebuild her relationship with her young son.

Director: Claudia Myers
Stars: Pablo Schreiber, Michelle Monaghan, Emmanuelle Chriqui
Havoc (2005)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Two affluent suburban girls who clash with the Latino gang culture of East LA.

Director: Barbara Kopple
Stars: Anne Hathaway, Bijou Phillips, Shiri Appleby
American Odyssey (TV Series 2015)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Three families are torn apart when a stranded female soldier, a disillusioned corporate attorney and a disrespected political activist are pulled into the same shocking international military conspiracy.

Stars: Anna Friel, Peter Facinelli, Jake Robinson
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Ralph
...
Venus
...
Eta
...
Juanita
...
Papo
Ricardo Puente ...
Jesus
...
Angel
...
Ramon (as Anibal Lleras)
Michael Philip Del Rio ...
Pedro (as Michael Del Rio)
Lisi DeLeon ...
Osita Negra
Gwendolyn Chavez ...
Perra
Gia Henderson ...
Inez
Anthony Ruiz ...
...
Ricky
Denia Brache ...
Ricky's Mother
Edit

Storyline

15 year old girl leaves foster care and embraces life on New York's mean streets.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, violence, sexuality and some drug content
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

12 May 2004 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Land of Opportunity  »

Box Office

Budget:

$75,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Gritty, real, gripping.
5 March 2004 | by (Illinois, U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

Venus is a very realistically portrayed fifteen year-old girl who is on the brink of failing in school, and barely maintaining a relationship with her well-meaning but fed up stepmother. There are dangerous temptations all around her (gangs, crime), but she thinks she can fend for herself. It doesn't take long for things to go from bad to worse, and unfortunately Venus ends up trusting the wrong people--all just so she can avoid authority. The scary part is, she is a typical teenager.

This gritty film held my interest up until the final scene, which may or may not be a disappointment for those used to Hollywood endings. On my first viewing I was disappointed, but the second time I was not, but I can't say why without revealing too much. Suffice to say that once I got to know those characters, it mattered what happened to them, more than in many films with higher budgets and known actors.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Romi Dias does an excellent job as gang leader Juanita magua1757
Discuss All Night Bodega (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?