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In the Hive (2012)

R | | Drama | 14 December 2012 (USA)
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Sixteen-year-old Xtra Keys hopes to raise his son better than his boozy, razor-edged mother raised him, and he just might get his wish when he's thrust into an unorthodox alternative school full of underprivileged boys.

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Mr. Hollis
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Mrs. Inez
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Billie
Jonathan 'Lil J' McDaniel ...
Xtra keyz
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Parker Whitmore
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Yasmine Abriel ...
Tina
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Mr. Scott (Teacher) (as Joshua Kushner)
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Inmate
Michael Coley ...
Hive Boy
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Rack Robinson
Lavon Davis ...
Hive Boy
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Shay
Jontille Gerard ...
Gemini
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Sixteen-year-old Xtra Keys hopes to raise his son better than his boozy, razor-edged mother raised him, and he just might get his wish when he's thrust into an unorthodox alternative school full of underprivileged boys.

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Rated R for language, some sexual references and brief drug material
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Awesome Movie!!
21 April 2013 | by See all my reviews

This movie is entertaining, motivating, and inspiring. The director couldn't have chosen a better cast.I laughed and cried a whole lot. Michael Clarke Duncan went out with a bang! And it was my first time seeing Jonathan Lil J McDaniel in anything but I fell completely in love with his look and bad boy character. He is hhhHoootttttt. I watched the movie on BET. It was on for 3 hours because of the commercials in between and usually I don't like that. However, I did not mind this time because I did not want the movie to end and the commercials prolonged it. I was glued to the TV. I love movies that are based on real life events (just not a big fan of fiction). It's just an amazing thing to be able to relate to something/someone and/or to discover a better alternative. There are powerful messages all throughout this film. I truly enjoyed it.


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