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Unlawful Justice (2018)

When a financially struggling LAPD officer relentlessly works to meet an unspoken arrest quota for a promotion, he's thrown on a deadly collision course with an inner-city teenager determined to escape poverty at all costs.

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Chris Baxter

Writer:

Chris Baxter
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Cast

Credited cast:
Emmanuel Vega Emmanuel Vega ... Remy
Jezabel Montero ... Garcia
Marlon Fisher ... Drew
Lelia Symington ... Marley
Chance Harlem Jr. Chance Harlem Jr. ... Marion
Cliff Yates ... Captain James
Philadelphia Springfield ... Ms. Stanton
Ed Regine ... The Landlord
T.K. Richardson ... Spider (as Terrance Richardson)
James Svatko ... Roger (The Patron)
Lisa Roumain ... Special Agent Montez
Stephen Quadros ... Detective Peters
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Anya Aronen Anya Aronen ... Smalls
Randy Davison ... Special Agent Robertson (as Randy Davidson)
Arberi Ferraj Arberi Ferraj ... Javier
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When a financially struggling LAPD officer relentlessly works to meet an unspoken arrest quota for a promotion, he's thrown on a deadly collision course with an inner-city teenager determined to escape poverty at all costs.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Ain't No Way
Written by Chaz Dausuel
Performed by Chaz D.I.A.B
Produced by Scraps Slaps
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Moving and hard-hitting
11 April 2019 | by Phil_ChesterSee all my reviews

A poignant and moving portrayal of race relations and the police's relationship with its community in LA. It's a little like 'Crash', but told from the point of view of one of the minor characters. Definitely worth a look.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

10 September 2019 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$50,000 (estimated)
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Stereo

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Color
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