MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 740 this week

Steel Toes (2006)

6.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.1/10 from 780 users  
Reviews: 13 user | 4 critic

Rage and intolerance collide with compassion Academy-Award nominated David Strathairn portrays Danny Dunkleman, a Jewish liberal humanist, and the court-appointed lawyer representing Mike ... See full summary »

Directors:

,

Writers:

(play),
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 titles
created 06 Jun 2011
 
a list of 36 titles
created 16 Feb 2012
 
a list of 395 titles
created 29 Jul 2012
 
a list of 691 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 618 titles
created 4 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Steel Toes" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Steel Toes (2006)

Steel Toes (2006) on IMDb 6.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Steel Toes.
3 wins. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Luna Park (1992)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Andrei is the head of a gang of antisemitic skinheads clinging to the old communist ideals in post-Communist Moscow. When he learns that his long lost father actually is a Jewish bohemian ... See full summary »

Director: Pavel Lungin
Stars: Oleg Borisov, Andrei Gutin, Natalya Yegorova
Oi! Warning (1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The film (the third of the Reding brothers) is about a German teenager following his identity crisis. The boy, transformed by the usual down-trodden socio-economic conditions of ... See full summary »

Directors: Ben Reding, Dominik Reding
Stars: Sascha Backhaus, Simon Goerts, Sandra Borgmann
The Infiltrator (TV Movie 1995)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A freelancer reporter goes undercover and joins a Neo-Nazi hate group.

Director: John Mackenzie
Stars: Oliver Platt, Arliss Howard, Tony Haygarth
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A lone Mountie has come to town to clean up the crime and corruption after finding an innocent man dead. As he sets up home, in town, he discovers endless amounts of illegal activity taking... See full summary »

Director: Wyeth Clarkson
Stars: Andrew W. Walker, Jessica Paré, Earl Pastko
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Sadie thinks she's going insane. Edmund is sure he's being haunted. And Henry, well Henry's just racing daylight.

Director: Nicole Quinn
Stars: Melissa Leo, Jason Downs, Le Clanché du Rand
The Torturer (2008)
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A Military Interrogator returns from Iraq with Acute Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Director: Graham Green
Stars: Nichelle Nichols, Andrew W. Walker, Sophia Choi
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A young couple moves into their perfect home, but when they discovered that they will soon become parents, things begin to fall apart.

Director: Stanley Yung
Stars: Eric Roberts, Dee Wallace, Costas Mandylor
Russia 88 (2009)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A gang of skinheads 'Russia 88' are filming propaganda videos in order to place it on the internet. At the same time the camera records the life of the gang, they become accustomed to this ... See full summary »

Director: Pavel Bardin
Stars: Pyotr Fyodorov, Kazbek Kibizov, Aleksandr Makarov
Separated at Worth (TV Movie 2006)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Two sisters become roommates after growing up in separate households with opposite upbringings.

Director: Andy Ackerman
Stars: Elizabeth Beckwith, Marisa Coughlan, Kaley Cuoco
A Bride for Christmas (TV Movie 2012)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

After Jessie calls off her third engagement, she swears off serious relationships until she finds the one. That is, until charming but chronically single Aiden comes along. But unbeknownst ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Yates
Stars: Arielle Kebbel, Andrew W. Walker, Kimberly Sustad
Abducted: Fugitive for Love (TV Movie 2007)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

[Spoilers ahead!] Jack, a man wrongly convicted of murder is sent to a prison where the unscrupulous warden has political aspirations. The warden manipulates his wife, his political adviser... See full summary »

Director: Richard Roy
Stars: Sarah Wynter, Andrew W. Walker, Eric Breker
Web of Lies (TV Movie 2009)
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A thriller about a computer security specialist who is accused of bank fraud and has to clear her name with the help of the FBI.

Director: Tristan Dubois
Stars: Majandra Delfino, Andrew W. Walker, Ted Whittall
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Danny Dunkelman
...
Michael Downey (as Andrew Walker)
Marina Orsini ...
Anna Dunkelman
...
Jill
Michael Rudder ...
Sam (as Mike Rudder)
Linda Smith ...
Barabara
Ivan Smith ...
Vikram
Aaron Grunfeld ...
Young Danny Dunkelman
Joel Miller ...
Danny's father
Tom Rack ...
Magistrate
...
Interviewer
Eric Vachon ...
Squeegee Kid
Daniel Tirado ...
Hammer
Michael Yarmush ...
Tong
Manjit Anand ...
Dahlia
Edit

Storyline

Rage and intolerance collide with compassion Academy-Award nominated David Strathairn portrays Danny Dunkleman, a Jewish liberal humanist, and the court-appointed lawyer representing Mike Downey, a Neo-Nazi Skinhead on trial for the racially motivated murder of an East Indian immigrant. Steel Toes takes us into the intense and fiery relationship that develops between these two men as they explore their emotional and intellectual differences. Steel Toes is a provocative exploration of the inescapable and insidious presence of racial and religious intolerance in our society. Written by monterey media/Galafilm

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Rage and intolerance collide with compassion

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for a brutal attack and for language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2006 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Acélbakancs  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

CAD 1,300,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Principal photography took only 17 days. See more »

Quotes

Danny Dunckelman: What do you want to do? It's your time. Paid for already, and in my little agenda book.
Mike: For starters, I've hear nothing from my skins. No one's called me. No ones...
Danny Dunckelman: [interrupting] Your skins? Who are they? Hmm? Your boys in boots. Your tribe of ill-educated, white trash, sons of bitches. Who have as their strictly...
Mike: [moving threateningly, talking over him] Be careful what you say.
Danny Dunckelman: ...the annihilation of the memory of a people who have already been killed once. Who want to shit on the graves of ...
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
God Awful
13 September 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

this movie was terrible. the way he changes him from a Neo-Nazi is by acting like a drill Sargent for 5 minutes (in this time the main character is in a trance because evidently he is completely brainwashed!!!! DUHN DUHN DUHN). and somehow that makes him tear up and change his ways. this is just a political agenda to make every one think that racist are just brainwashed drones. just complete bull sh**. has nothing to be with being angry or being confused but i mean they make it so that the main character was literally brain washed.

at least thats my opinion, but either way the movie sucks no matter your political beliefs. it was just a gay after school special


1 of 13 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Steel Toes needs YOUR help! andiweaves
Excellent film! andiweaves
suprised its not more well known oxycntn
Discuss Steel Toes (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?