An inner-city kid goes to college in hopes of becoming a neurosurgeon one day.

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Elias Mael (as Elias G. Mael)

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Elias Mael (as Elias G. Mael)
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Vaughn Wilkinson ... Isaiah Johnson
Amaris Davidson ... Nicolette
Sewell Whitney ... Professor Guber
Myles Cranford ... Mr. Johnson
Derrick Kemp ... Bob
David Coe David Coe ... Peter Winthrop
Franklin Westbrooks Franklin Westbrooks ... Mr. Turner
Deirdre Weston Deirdre Weston ... Mrs. Johnson (as Deirdre Denise Weston)
Corey Lamont Littlejohn Corey Lamont Littlejohn ... Jay
Darryl Dunning II ... Anthony
Anthony Cannata ... Judge
Fay Gauthier ... Robyn Levine
Eric Fehmel-Noda Eric Fehmel-Noda ... Milton
David Alan Ruben David Alan Ruben ... Josh (as David Ruben)
Aaron Liebman Aaron Liebman ... D.J. Chazz
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An inner-city kid goes to college in hopes of becoming a neurosurgeon one day.

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Drama | Romance

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Premiered at the Hollywood Black Film Festival, in Hollywood, CA and won the Audience Award and Feature Film Honorable Mention. See more »

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Night 2 Daylight
Performed by Dice The Nicest
Courtesy of Darryl Berrymon Jr.
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Inspiring Story!
27 January 2014 | by info-908-552010See all my reviews

One of the most authentic movies I've seen in a long time. No frame is wasted. Every single moment is important. You don't want to look away even for one second. The story pulls you in immediately, and keeps you glued to your seat.

The characters are very believable and constructed with the greatest detail. They all have a story, a great character arch that makes you know who they are by the end of the movie.

Although mostly a black cast (up and coming actors), this is a universal story many can relate to.

The girl playing Nicolette (the main love interest, Nicolette Davidson) is a star in the making. And the writer-director-producer-editor (Elias Mael, who was apparently only 22 years old when he made the movie) is very promising with a bright future.

I recommend this movie to anyone looking to watch a great movie about reaching your dreams in life. It has drama, romance, funny moments, and everything you want in a story.

And the hour and half run time flies by. I didn't want it to end.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 October 2012 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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2.35 : 1
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