5.3/10
531
5 user 22 critic

Five Star (2014)

Not Rated | | Drama | 17 April 2014 (USA)
Trailer
1:56 | Trailer
A member of the notorious Bloods since he was 12 years old - both in the film and in real life - Primo takes John, the son of his slain mentor, under his wing, versing him in the code of ... See full summary »

Director:

Keith Miller

Writer:

Keith Miller
3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A recently reformed drug dealer, now working as a claims adjuster by day and bouncer by night, receives earth-shattering news, compelling to make peace with his past and search for freedom beyond the concrete jungle of New York City.

Director: Keith Miller
Stars: Shanon Harper, Junior Adolph, Ernest Bastien
A Rising Tide (2015)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

An inspirational story of redemption, A Rising Tide tells the tale of a young chef, Sam Rama (Hunter Parrish). After the destruction of his family's well-established Atlantic City ... See full summary »

Director: Ben Hickernell
Stars: Hunter Parrish, Ashley Hinshaw, Tim Daly
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A man surprises his former mistress by claiming to have left his wife. However, before long, a dark history between the two comes into focus.

Director: Neil LaBute
Stars: Stanley Tucci, Alice Eve
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A collection of three strange and comedic short stories examining the perils of artistic expression.

Director: T.J. Misny
Stars: Betsy Aidem, Glenn Alba, Michael Borne
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After 40 years of running their community arts space, The Bread Factory, Dorothea and Greta are suddenly fighting for survival when a celebrity couple--performance artists from China--come ... See full summary »

Director: Patrick Wang
Stars: Tyne Daly, Elisabeth Henry-Macari, James Marsters
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
James 'Primo' Grant ... Primo
John Diaz John Diaz ... John
Wanda Nobles Colon ... John's Mom
Jasmine Burgos Jasmine Burgos ... Jasmin
Richard Bird Richard Bird ... Gun Dealer
Larry Bogad Larry Bogad ... Bar Owner
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lisette Finevelvet ... Titi Dee Dee
Jaiden Kaine ... Jay
John Reese John Reese ... Bodega Dealer #2
Tamara Robinson Tamara Robinson ... Tamara
C.T. Taylor C.T. Taylor ... Cholo
Edit

Storyline

A member of the notorious Bloods since he was 12 years old - both in the film and in real life - Primo takes John, the son of his slain mentor, under his wing, versing him in the code of the streets. Set in East New York, FIVE STAR blends documentary and fictional storytelling as director Keith Miller carefully avoids worn clichés of gang culture to offer a compelling portrait of two men forced to confront the question of what it really means to be a man.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

number in title | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Official site | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 April 2014 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

5 Star
Written by John Diaz, Timothy Torres, Anthony Dickson, Brian J. Roberts, Marc Battaglia
Performed by Burn Room Productions
Beat Produced by DEVIZE
Music 2014 Copyright All Rights Reserved Used Under License
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Boring af
20 November 2015 | by chemorSee all my reviews

This movie was terrible. Plain and simple. Yeah it had a plot, but there was no real build up, suspense, or sense of satisfaction once everything was figured out. It just followed the lives of these two dudes as they meander through every stereotypical activity you can think of when you think gang life. And Primo lives what has to be the WORST existence any gangbanger has ever had. Then everything that has anything to do with a story seems to be crammed in as an afterthought. Like "Oh yeah guys, we got this mystery to solve and um... 5 minutes left. GO!"

Still a better love story than Twilight though.


1 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed