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Wheels (2018)

Dreaming of a better future, a young DJ confronts his family struggles in the streets of Brooklyn.

Director:

Paul Starkman

Writer:

Paul Starkman
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Arnstar ... Max
Joshua Boone ... Terry
Kareem Savinon ... Oscar
Shyrley Rodriguez Shyrley Rodriguez ... Liza
Dorothi Fox Dorothi Fox ... Grandmother
Ioan Delice Ioan Delice ... Monty
Tuffy Questell ... Ronnie
Victor Cruz ... Ray
Al Thompson ... Keith
J. Alphonse Nicholson ... Phil
'Lee' George Quinones ... Lloyd
Joey Auzenne ... Eddie
Moisés Acevedo ... Mike
Frank Monteleone ... Benny (as Frank J. Monteleone)
Nyck Caution Nyck Caution ... Self
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Wheels is a coming of age story about Max, a 19 year old from Brooklyn who wants to be a well known DJ. He has been the sole provider for his sick grandmother, DJing parties for Oscar, a neighborhood shark. Things shift when Max's brother Terry returns home after three years in prison, forcing Max to reconcile their relationship. Max gets close to Liza, the manager of a dance studio who inspires him with her work ethic and determination. Max finds himself at a crossroads between family obligation, the streets, and pursuing his dream.

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An aspiring young DJ from Brooklyn is forced to reconcile his dreams when the brother he idolized, returns home unexpectedly from prison.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 October 2018 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Brooklyn New York, USA

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1.85 : 1
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