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Kidulthood (2006)

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A day in the life of a group of troubled 15-year-olds growing up in west London.

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A day in the life of a group of troubled 15-year-olds growing up in west London.

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Before adulthood comes...

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Rated R for pervasive language, violent content, sexual material, drug and alcohol use - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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3 March 2006 (UK)  »

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£600,000 (estimated)

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£100,056 (UK) (3 March 2006)

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£100,056 (UK) (3 March 2006)
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Taxi Driver: Nine pounds twenty, please.
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Taxi Driver: Well it ain't my fault.
Moony: Just cause I'm black. Ain't it ironic, though? Black cabs don't take black man.
Taxi Driver: So what's your point?
Moony: My point is that it becomes a vicious circle.
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Moony: It means...
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portrayed real life
4 October 2006 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

As a black girl living in London, I saw how this film portrayed real life. In the scenes at the beginning, in the school, I could relate fully to the events. People may not think that it truly represents black people, or schools in London, I beg to differ. You obviously have not been in a bad enough school. The language used in the film, the slang, is a part of life now. I look at schools on the telly and wish that I do not have to call everyone 'blud'. If I do not, I will get beaten up for 'trying to be white'. Kidulthood was a fantastic film, showing, yes, a different way of life, but a true representation of it. It was actually quite unnerving at how similar life is for my community to that of the film.


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