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Gun Hill Road (2011)

 -  Drama  -  January 2011 (USA)
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An ex-con returns home to the Bronx after three years in prison to discover his wife estranged and his teenage son exploring a sexual transformation that will put the fragile bonds of their family to the test.

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Enrique Rodriguez
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Prison Guard
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Michael / Vanessa Rodriguez
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Fernando
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Angela Rodriguez
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Karina
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Gloria
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Jeanette
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Danny
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Tico
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MC (as Caridad De La Luz)
Dennis Leonard Johnson ...
Antoine (as Dennis Johnson)
Ceez Liive ...
Jai
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An ex-con returns home to the Bronx after three years in prison to discover his wife estranged and his teenage son exploring a sexual transformation that will put the fragile bonds of their family to the test.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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You can't escape who you are

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Drama

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Rated R for strong sexual content, language and some violence

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Box Office

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$3,959 (USA) (26 August 2011)

Gross:

$148,994 (USA) (21 October 2011)
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Karina: Didn't I tell you not to fucking curse in front of my kids! You fucking fuck!
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Soundtracks

Guajira En Nueva York
Performed by Son De La Loma
Written by Israel Berrios (BMI
Published by Juanco Music (BMI)
Courtesy of Sunflower Entertainment Group/Montuno Records
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Gun Hill Road! A Must See!
14 August 2011 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

I saw Gun Hill Road on it's opening day in LA and WOW! I am a huge supporter of Independent Filmmakers and this one will not disappoint! This film is an honest peek into a families life; a story that will cause any parent to step back and re-evaluate what unconditional love requires. All love to Rashaad Ernesto Green for being such a gifted Director! The performances by Esai Morales, Judy Reyes and newcomer Harmony Santana are Oscar worthy. Take a break from the mainstream films and see this heartfelt independent film. From beginning to end, Gun Hill Road is a must see! I loved it so much, I'm taking a friend to see it again tomorrow!


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