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Poor Boy's Game (2008)
(DVD)

Call Number DVD/DRAMA/POOR


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Published: [New York, N.Y.] : Thinkfilm, [2008]
Description:  1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6311689359 :,
Language:  English


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Originally released as a motion picture in 2007

Special features: Filmmaker commentary with writer/director Clement Virgo; deleted scenes; Poor boy's game trailer; trailer gallery

Danny Glover, Rossif Sutherland, Flex Alexander, Greg Bryk, Laura Regan, Tonya Lee Williams, Stephen McHattie, K.C. Collins, Dwain Murphy, Wes Williams

Donnie Rose has been in prison for the past nine years for beating a black teen so brutally that it left him handicapped for life. Now, Donnie is out. He's a different man, but only has one place to go: back home to the same violent and racist place that created him. George Carvery has waited nine years to avenge his son's fate at the hands of Donnie. Ossie Paris is a devastatingly talented boxer who challenges Donnie to a match. But when George and Donnie meet face to face, the need for revenge subsides, and they form the unlikeliest of bonds as Donnie prepares for the fight of his life

MPAA rating: R; for pervasive language, strong sexual content and some violent images

DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, digitally mastered

English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing

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Additional Credits:
D'Oliveira, Damon
Thorne, Chaz
Virgo, Clément
Glover, Danny
Sutherland, Rossif
Alexander, Flex
Bryk, Greg
Regan, Laura
Williams, Tonya Lee
McHattie, Stephen
Collins, K. C
Murphy, Dwain
Maestro Fresh-Wes
Conquering Lion Pictures (Firm)
Decker Films (Firm)
Standing 8 Productions (Firm)
Thinkfilm (Firm)

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