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Crenshaw Nights (2008)

 |  Short, Crime  |  31 January 2008 (USA)
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Crenshaw Nights is the story of Frank 'Jupiter' Johnson, an ex-con trying to walk the straight and narrow, working for a local bail bondsman hunting criminals down that fail to appear for ... See full summary »

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Frank 'Jupiter' Johnson
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Jared Greene
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Irwin Mosley
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Clarence Streeter
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Donna
David Lee Thomason ...
Chet Clay
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Nikki Mosley
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Vincent
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Eli Smevrov
Igor Jadrovski ...
Victor
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Atwater
Bobby Vash ...
Atwater's Henchman
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Chet's Car Lady
Diddy S. Dennis ...
Chet's Driver
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Himself
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Crenshaw Nights is the story of Frank 'Jupiter' Johnson, an ex-con trying to walk the straight and narrow, working for a local bail bondsman hunting criminals down that fail to appear for their court dates. Jupiter's world gets thrown in upheaval when an old friend and prison mentor, Irwin Mosley, approaches him for help with a serious problem involving the closing of his neighborhood business, a bookstore that's survived a decade. To find redemption, he'll have to navigate a treacherous labyrinth of deceit, corruption and possibly murder. Written by Peter Gelles

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Redemption comes with a price.

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