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Dog Pound (2010)

 -  Drama  -  23 June 2010 (France)
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Three juvenile delinquents are sentenced to a correctional facility where they encounter gang violence, death, and harassment from staff and other inmates.

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Mateo Morales ...
Angel
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Max
Taylor Poulin ...
Banks
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Lawrence Bayne ...
Goodyear
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Sands
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Loony
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Eckersley
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Hamel
Clayton Joseph ...
Karuk
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Three juvenile delinquents are sentenced to a correctional facility where they encounter gang violence, death, and harassment from staff and other inmates.

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Fighting Back Is The Only Way Out

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Kim Chapiron cast the film with many actual inmates, many of whom are back in incarceration. See more »

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On the chalkboard, when Butch is brought into a meeting to talk about anger issues, the word "aggression" is spelled as "agression". See more »

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Truly a lesson and something that desperately needs to be improved upon.
4 September 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Dog Pound had a huge effect on me unlike most films that have come out in the past couple months. You start to really feel for the characters and their issues also everything during the movie goes along smoothly. Every actor worked their role correctly and, in my opinion, perfectly. If people just truly gave a couple seconds to be down to earth with these juniors, just for once put yourself in their own positions, many of the problems in this film could of had a much better outcome. Great story, great action, and just overall a good watch.

This is a must see for everyone who has the stomach and the mind set. These actions are actually happening today and needs to be solved.. but sadly I may not see it in my years.


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How dose this film have 7 stars? scottd-431-903044
Just terrible. Pure rubbish. slevinkelevra
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