7.4/10
522
3 user 4 critic

Lost Angels: Skid Row Is My Home (2010)

Not Rated | | Documentary, News | June 2010 (USA)
Trailer
1:53 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Los Angeles' Skid Row is home to one of the largest homeless populations in the United States. And we found, inside that community, the remarkable and enormously moving stories of Olympic ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

(narration)
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Jawbone (2017)
Action | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Former youth boxing champion Jimmy McCabe, after hitting rock bottom, returns to his childhood boxing club and his old team, gym owner Bill and corner-man Eddie.

Director: Thomas Napper
Stars: Ian McShane, Ray Winstone, Johnny Harris
The Cheshire Murders (TV Movie 2013)
Documentary | Crime | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In the quiet suburb of Cheshire, Connecticut, Jennifer Petit and her two young daughters were killed in a horrific home invasion; husband and father William Petit was the only one who ... See full summary »

Directors: Kate Davis, David Heilbroner
Stars: Marilyn Bartoli, Deb Biggins, Michael Daluz
Sideshow (2001)
Short | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Three spies are brought together, to love, to kill and to be killed.

Director: Thomas Napper
Stars: John Shrapnel, Ciarán McMenamin, Eoin McCarthy
Documentary | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The son of a founding leader in the Palestinian organization, Hamas, becomes a spy for the Israelis.

Director: Nadav Schirman
Stars: Mosab Hassan Yousef, Gonen Ben Yitzhak, Sheikh Hassan Yousef
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Kevin Cohen ...
K.K.
Manuel Compito ...
Himself
Danny Harris ...
Himself
Linda Harris ...
Herself
Terri Hughes ...
Detroit
...
Narrator
Lee Anne Leven ...
Herself
Albert Olson ...
Bam Bam
Steve Richardson ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Los Angeles' Skid Row is home to one of the largest homeless populations in the United States. And we found, inside that community, the remarkable and enormously moving stories of Olympic athletes, Harvard attorneys, accomplished musicians, scholars. We found poverty, drugs and mental illness, of course - but more importantly we found life, hope and incredibly powerful human journeys. Written by David Langness

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

los angeles california | See All (1) »

Taglines:

When we went to skid row in Los Angeles to film The Soloist, we discovered a community See more »

Genres:

Documentary | News

Certificate:

Not Rated
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

June 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Chorus: Skid Row Stories  »

Box Office

Budget:

$300,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,038 (USA) (7 December 2012)

Gross:

$11,488 (USA) (14 December 2012)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Catherine Keener narrates. See more »

Quotes

K.K.: Life... Life is a conundrum. I can promise you that.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A moving experience
23 August 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film is a touching and candid portrayal of life on the streets of Los Angeles' Skid Row. I was truly enlightened by the compelling spirit of love and community in this troubled pocket of Los Angeles. Who knew? I just want to hug all the characters in this film. And they are true characters - all with their own unique and diverse stories, but their paths all led them to LA's Skid Row. Lost Angels is an eye opening, mind opening and heart opening film filled with life, laughter and insight into the humanity that lives in the heart of LA. I will never look at another homeless or "on the skids" person the same as I have in the past. I understand now that they have their obstacles and demons, but don't we all? l have so much respect for the dignity these people have even in the worst of times. DirectorThomas Napper does an exceptional job crafting this message of hope.


17 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?