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Charm City Kings (2020)

Twelve (original title)
R | | Drama | 27 January 2020 (USA)
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Fourteen-year-old Mouse desperately wants to join the Midnight Clique, an infamous group of Baltimore dirt-bike riders who rule the summertime streets.

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Angel Manuel Soto

Writers:

Sherman Payne (screenplay by), Barry Jenkins (story by) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Jahi Di'Allo Winston ... Mouse
Teyonah Parris
Milan Ray ... Shay
William Catlett ... Detective Rivers
Meek Mill ... Blax
Robert Dobson ... Street Crowd
Donielle T. Hansley Jr. ... Lamont
Marla Aaron Wapner ... Dog Owner at Vet's Office
Gina Jun ... Dog Owner at Vet Office
Kendra Marie ... Passerby (as Kay Marie)
David A MacDonald ... Cop
Chandler DuPont ... Nicki
Charles D. Clark ... Trap House King Pin
Melanie Jewel Howard ... Ride Crowd
Kezii Curtis ... Sweartagawd
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Mouse desperately wants to join The Midnight Clique, the infamous Baltimore dirt bike riders who rule the summertime streets. When Midnight's leader, Blax, takes 14-year-old Mouse under his wing, Mouse soon finds himself torn between the straight-and-narrow and a road filled with fast money and violence. Written by Sundance Film Festival

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Rated R for pervasive language, sexual references and some violence | See all certifications »

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A fun ride that captures the essence of Baltimore
1 February 2020 | by ndewildSee all my reviews

Not a great film, but a good film. It has some really good ideas and a strong message that will speak to anyone who has grown up in the inner city.

I wish there had been more dirt bike driving and stunts, there is a very good scene that shows off some great action but because it is earlier on the movie slows down after that scene. If it had kept the pace of the action scene this film would of been the best action film of the year.


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27 January 2020 (USA) See more »

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Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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