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Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

Electrifying coming-of-age drama about a man revisiting his troubled youth in 1980s New York. As a 15-year-old boy Dito Montel struggled to navigate a tough existence in Queens while becoming unwillingly drawn into a culture of violence that saw his friends end up dead or in prison. Having since escaped to become a successful writer, Dito now must return to the old neighbourhood to visit his ailing, estranged father.

Last on

Sun 26 Aug 2012 23:00 BBC Two


Dianne Wiest
Robert Downey Jr
Young Dito
Shia LaBeouf
Young Laurie
Melonie Diaz
Adam Scarimbolo
Young Antonio
Channing Tatum
Chazz Palminteri
Eric Roberts


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