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Rude Boy: The Jamaican Don (2003)

Julius, a young man who has his eyes set on becoming a famous deejay like Bob Marley, is desperate for a chance to go to L.A. and further his music career. Julius agrees to become a drug ... See full summary »

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LaNease Adams ...
Flight Attendant
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Wise Man
John 'Ras Kidus' Cornelius ...
Rhino
Mark Danvers ...
Julius St. John
Marcia Griffith
Natalie Le Blanc ...
Lucy
Beenie Man ...
Don Crown
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Gargon
Anthony McKinley ...
Fast Eddie (as Scruncho)
Courtney Undah-Privilege Nevers ...
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Biggs
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Real Estate Agent
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Julius, a young man who has his eyes set on becoming a famous deejay like Bob Marley, is desperate for a chance to go to L.A. and further his music career. Julius agrees to become a drug mule for Jamaican Crime lord Crown and his henchman Gargon in exchange for a passport and visa. Once in L.A. and trying to go straight Julius is still struggling and excepts a job as a hit-man for the drug lord Biggs. Before long, he finds himself immersed in a world and crime and is caught up in a war between the Jamaican gangs and the L.A. gangs without any hope of escape.

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Rude Boy is not so bad to those of us who can relate!
19 March 2005 | by See all my reviews

Rude Boy, to a Native Jamaican, who understands how 'tings get, is more than just a C-Film. I do admit, the acting was second rate, and there were a gaggle of virtual nobodies that made up the cast. But, who are we kidding, that is how it is in Jamaica, and how it can become for immigrants who are denied a fresh start. Mark Danvers, "Julius", has a few Jamaican films to his credit, although he has not made even minimal crossover success. It is true that "Biggs" is a character that is stereotypical for that particular actor, perhaps because of his foreboding and piercing eyes, or his enormous stature. There is a copious amount of drug selling, murder, and sex, however, I believe that it is educational. Definitely not for young eyes or minds.


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