About

In New York City in the days following the events of 9/11, Monty Brogan is a convicted drug dealer about to start a seven-year prison sentence, and his final hours of freedom are devoted to hanging out with his closest buddies and trying to prepare his girlfriend for his extended absence.

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Directed by

Spike Lee

Written by

David Benioff (Screenplay)

Runtime

135 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Can you change your whole life in one day?

Cast

Keywords

dream new york city friendship prison nightclub based on novel or book american dream homosexuality male friendship drug dealer surrealism paranoia prisoner girlfriend betrayal aftercreditsstinger sadness melancholy widower distrust russian mafia statue of liberty

Photos

Lists

#26 on The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films BBC

#222 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?