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Conviction (2002)

True story about author and activist Carl Upchurch, a hardcore felon who managed to educate himself and developed a spiritual awakening during one of his numerous stints inside prison.

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(autobiography Convicted in the Womb), (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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3 nominations. See more awards »
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Martha
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Carl's Father
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Tank (as Treach)
Kyle Kass ...
Demetrius Conamacher (as Kyle Kassardjian)
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Dealer Con
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Whiff
Dean Bernard ...
Convict #1
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Tracy
Joe Bostick ...
Man being robbed
Ashley Brown ...
Teen Bo
Jason Burke ...
Nervous Gangster
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Parole Board Chairman (as James Calarco)
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Angry Man
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Huge Con
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True story about author and activist Carl Upchurch, a hardcore felon who managed to educate himself and developed a spiritual awakening during one of his numerous stints inside prison.

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interracial relationship | See All (1) »

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Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive strong language, violence, some drug use and brief nudity | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

29 September 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Higgy magadban!  »

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1.33 : 1
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Good movie

The movie is based on a true story about a young man (played by Omar Epps) in and out of the system. It does a good job portraying the system and rehabilitating yourself. I'm not sure what the previous comment was about exciting prison stuff. The only thing I can derive from that is something rather perverted. All-in-all, it makes a good moral attempt. The movie is excellent and is about setting higher standards for yourself and choosing the right path.


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