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In BACK IN THE DAY, Reggie Cooper, a young man from the rough side of the tracks who lives with his divorced, affluent father in order to avoid the gang activity that almost claimed his ... See full summary »

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Reverend Packer
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Reggie
Norman Grant ...
Doctor
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J-Bone
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Loot
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Jamal (as Lahmard Tate)
Peter Somech ...
Philip The Vendor
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Benson Cooper
Badja Djola ...
Grant Brown
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Mrs. Cooper
Davetta Sherwood ...
Tosha Cooper
Stephen Kough ...
Vincent Cooper
Erika Michels ...
Maria Patillo - Reporter (as Erika Michels Brown)
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Lieutenant Hudson
Jamie Harper ...
Jamal's Girl (as Jamie Harper)
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In BACK IN THE DAY, Reggie Cooper, a young man from the rough side of the tracks who lives with his divorced, affluent father in order to avoid the gang activity that almost claimed his teenage life in his mother's neighborhood. When Reggie reconnects with a recently paroled friend from his past, he slips back into a life of crime with fatal consequences. Reggie becomes involved in the murder of a local preacher and in the aftermath of this crime, he falls in love with the preacher's daughter. Ultimately, he must choose between losing everything he cares about and his lifelong loyalty to his oldest friend. BACK IN THE DAY chronicles the powerful story of one man's search for personal redemption. Written by Devil-666

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Rated R for violence, language and some sexuality | See all certifications »
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3 November 2005 (Iceland)  »

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$5,500,000 (estimated)
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Final film of Badja Djola. See more »

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J-Bone: If you cross me, you gonna get gat.
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25 October 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

o dear god i suffered having to watch this film FOUR times in my sisters house and was it dreadful a story of sex and guns and very cheap unexplained acting unless you are at gunpoint being told to watch this avoid it Ja Rule just proved he cannot act Ving Rhames also gave the most dreadful acting ever in any of his films there was not one part of this film made me laugh or make me jump or feel any emotion i would be surprised people actually enjoyed this i have seem some dreadful films in my life but this would be in my five worst films ever the music in it wasn't good and the storyline i think was made up by a couple of guys who ordered a pizza and just sat down wrote ten bullet points and then made it into a film absolutely dreadful


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