U.S. Marine Nelson Sanchez has run out of time. After being honorably discharged and returning to his economically depressed hometown, Nelson must face the consequences of the violent past he thought he had escaped. Trying desperately to survive the day, Nelson charts an unlikely path to redemption. In a place where the only options appear to be the street or the military, 11:55 captures a young man's escape from the cycles of violence that have defined him.
Escape your past or surrender to it.
Did You Know?
This is not the first movie about a Hispanic soldier returning home from war that John Leguizamo has starred in. He previously starred in another film called Nothing Like the Holidays which was a family comedy about a dysfunctional family welcoming their soldier son home from war. See more