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Life Is Hot in Cracktown (2009)

 -  Crime | Drama  -  26 June 2009 (USA)
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Various stories of how crack cocaine has infiltrated the inner-city streets. Based on Buddy Giovinazzo's novel "Life is Hot in Cracktown".

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Brazil
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Cremont
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Concetta
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Ramon
Elena Franklin ...
Melody Amber
Marci Canipe ...
Melody's Mom
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Terrance (as Quddus Philippe)
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Various stories of how crack cocaine has infiltrated the inner-city streets. Based on Buddy Giovinazzo's novel "Life is Hot in Cracktown".

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Taglines:

Be cool. You're so cool. Life is cool in Cracktown.

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Crime | Drama

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Rated R for strong violence, rape, drug content throughout, graphic sexuality, nudity and pervasive language

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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The dude that robs Manny the first time is Carmine Giovinazzo (Detective Danny Messer from CSI: NY (2004)), cousin of the director, Buddy Giovinazzo. See more »

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Benny: Marybeth, I know what I am. Don't think for a second that I don't, 'cus I do. Like when I hear you and Ridley talking to some of the other girls, things yous able to talk about
[shrugs]
Benny: you're smart, you got schooling, you know things. Me, what do I know... I know that being with me must be like being with a retard. I look in the mirror sometimes, I wonder what you're doin with me. I know you do, too. When the day comes, you find somebody better, 'cus one day that will happen, I ain't gonna give...
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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien: Episode #1.18 (2009) See more »

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Worst Movie Ever!!!!!
8 October 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Most awful casting I've ever seen. Clark Kent as a crack head, a very feminine looking woman as a trans and on and on.............

Stupid ass violence just for the sake of being violent. No content, no meaning. This person has never been on the streets. It's a joke!

The only thing dumber than this movie is the fact that I finished watching it. I just kept thinking it couldn't get any worse but it did to the very end.

Trying way to hard to be an off the hook movie. Trying to be freaky. So stupid! I really have no more to say but can't leave a comment unless I write more.

Please take this advice and DO NOT BOTHER WATCHING THIS MOVIE!!!!! AWFUL!!!


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