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R | | Crime, Drama | 20 May 2011 (USA)
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A gritty tale of two veterans who return home from Iraq to the war-zone of their own slum neighborhood. Their lives collide as their own families become entangled in a web of crime and corruption.

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Sean Kirkpatrick

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chris Kerson ... Tommy Donahue
Will Blagrove ... DD Davis
Mark Borkowski ... Jake
Judy Jerome ... Faith Donahue
Maddie Morris Jones ... Hope Donahue
Gregg Almquist Gregg Almquist ... Charlie 'Bernie' Burns
Nakia Dillard ... Darnell Davis
Daveed Ramsay Daveed Ramsay ... James Davis
Christopher Mann ... Carl
Diane M. Johnson Diane M. Johnson ... Maybeleen 'Mamma' Davis
Buck Schirner Buck Schirner ... Detective Marlow
Kamal Bostic-Smith Kamal Bostic-Smith ... Sha
Franklin Ojeda Smith ... Jackie
Todd Ryan Jones ... Jon
Matty Shantz Matty Shantz ... Mickey
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Storyline

Wounded in the war, Tommy Donahue and DD Davis return home from Iraq to their North Philadelphia slum neighborhood. Tommy returns home to his wife, Faith, whom he abandoned while she was pregnant. He meets his four-year-old daughter, Hope, for the first time, and she begins to melt his frozen heart. DD faces the pressure to save his younger brother, James, from becoming a victim of the streets. Meanwhile their oldest brother, Darnell, has risen to become the neighborhood kingpin. The two find themselves trapped in the same slums they joined the military to escape from. As they struggle to make their wrongs right, their own families become entangled in a web of crime and corruption so thick, murder becomes their only option. Written by Sean Kirkpatrick

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"It's a messed up world we live in.... if you don't open you're eyes you're gonna get stuck." See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive language, violence and brief nudity
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 May 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Redemption See more »

Filming Locations:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Four actual murders were committed at four of production locations within several days of filming there. See more »

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Could've Been Amazing

Amazing actors in a well written story. The down side- don't go without your Dramamine. I got motion sick! First, I found myself backing up into my chair as if I were inside the actors personal bubble. The camera was at the actors shoulder, complete with all the movement nearly the entire movie. The camera shot was excessively too close and the constant panning around the room made for a dizzying, nauseous experience. I'm not one prone to motion sickness either. I understand that the desired affect was to draw the viewer into the actors, but I wish the cinematography had been different. It really would've been a great movie otherwise. If you can handle it, I recommend it on account of the outstanding acting and story line. It's a great story of how a persons power and control of their own life can be taken away. The characters are very relatable.


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