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Blue Hill Avenue (2001)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama  |  3 August 2001 (USA)
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A child of a middle class home with solid moral values is lured into a world of crime and corruption.

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A child of a middle class home with solid moral values is lured into a world of crime and corruption.

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Crime | Drama

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Rated R for strong violence, language, drug content and sexuality
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Blue Hill - Nasce uma Gangue  »

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$1,200,000 (estimated)
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Benny: Your ghetto card has been pulled.
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Excellent film
26 June 2007 | by (US) – See all my reviews

I just wish that there were more amazingly addictive ghetto/drug dramas these days.

All of the idiots who gave this movie bad reviews are full of crap because this movie completely owns.

Whoever said that this movie has a crappy script or is not believable is a total moron, because this movie is epic.

Also they do not use the "f" word too much. If anything uses the "f" word to much it is the south park movie. (but that is a good movie anyway)

GO SEE IT!


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