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Neil Malik Abdullah,
Kai Ivo Baulitz,
In six episodes 4 Blocks tells a story about friendship and family, betrayal and guilt in the milieu of an Arabic clan in Berlin-Neukölln. At its center is Ali Hamady, who wants to leave the criminal business and his "four blocks" for his wife's and daughter's sake. But when his brother in law is arrested after a raid, he stumbles into a downward spiral of crime, intrigue and betrayal, he can't seem to escape.Written by
Wiedemann & Berg Television
This series is a great adding to series like Gomorrah, Suburra or Narcos.
First, even it is made in Germany it's pretty well done. It does not look cheap. The settings and characters are credible, interesting and pretty realistic.
Second, the storyline is interesting. The more you watch the more interesting it gets.
Last, acting is pretty good. Main characters have personality and they are pretty well developed.
To sum up, if you want to try something different and you love series like Gomorrah, Suburra or Zero, Zero, Zero, this one is for you. Enjoy.
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