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A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him, and lead a better life outside NYC.

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Directed by

Brian De Palma

Written by

David Koepp (Screenplay)
Edwin Torres (Novel)

Runtime

144 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

He’s got a good future if he can live past next week.

Cast

Keywords

love release from prison prison night club violence drugs puerto rican 1970s neo-noir disco criminal past

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