Keyword: ex-con

Pain & Gain

Pain & Gain (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 04/25/2013
Daniel Lugo is a body builder and personal trainer at a gym in Miami. He and his buddy, Adrian - tired of being poor and determined to grab their piece of the American Dream - concoct a plan to kidnap and extort money from Victor Kershaw, a wealthy businessman, and recruit ex-con Paul Doyle to join them in their quest.
Need for Speed

Need for Speed (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
In a last attempt to save his struggling garage, mechanic Tobey Marshall - who with his team skillfully builds and races muscle cars on the side - reluctantly partners with wealthy, arrogant ex-NASCAR driver Dino Brewster. Just as a major sale to car broker Julia Maddon looks like it will save the business, a disastrous, unsanctioned race results in Dino framing Tobey for manslaughter. Two years...
Fast & Furious

Fast & Furious (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 04/02/2009
When a crime brings them back to L.A., fugitive ex-con Dom Toretto reignites his feud with agent Brian O'Conner. But as they are forced to confront a shared enemy, Dom and Brian must give in to an uncertain new trust if they hope to outmaneuver him. And from convoy heists to precision tunnel crawls across international lines, two men will find the best way to get revenge: push the limits of...
Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 06/19/2014
Struggling singer Frankie Valli is a small guy with big dreams of stardom. After a number of failed starts, Valli recruits a solid group of musicians and singers to back him, all bound by the code of honor they learned growing up on the streets of New jersey. As the Four Seasons, the band scales rare heights of success, becoming the most popular group in America until the advent of the Beatles...
Locker 13

Locker 13 (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 03/27/2014
A young ex-convict named Skip takes a position as a night janitor at an Old West theme park. His supervisor Archie teaches him the ropes, but more importantly attempts to convey critical philosophical messages through a series of four stories revolving around the mysterious locker 13: A down and out boxer is given the opportunity to become a real golden gloves killer; an assassin kidnaps three...
Go For Sisters

Go For Sisters (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 11/07/2013
Bernice and Fontayne grew up so close people said they could "go for sisters," but they went down different paths. When their paths cross after twenty years, Fontayne is a recovering addict fresh out of jail and Bernice is her new parole officer. Then Bernice's son Rodney disappears at the Mexican border and she realizes she needs someone with the connections to navigate Rodney's world without...
Life of Crime

Life of Crime (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 08/28/2014
Margaret "Mickey" Dawson is a loving, if not naive, housewife whose husband, Frank Dawson, has been embezzling millions for years and keeping the cash in off-shore accounts without her knowledge. Two career criminals, Louis Gara and Ordell Robbie, catch wind of his scam and figure if they hold Mickey for ransom, Frank would have no choice but to pay up a million dollars. Except, what they don't...
2 Fast 2 Furious

2 Fast 2 Furious (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 06/05/2003
Speed--it's easy to get and it's as close as the nearest set of high-performance wheels. Brian O'Connor, now a disgraced cop, fell victim to it--and now he's paying the price. As far as his bosses and the FBI brass are concerned, the hothead undercover officer threw one of their largest investigations ever. After losing his badge and any chance of redemption along with it, O'Connor is given one...
Paris Countdown

Paris Countdown (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/07/2013
Milan and Victor are best friends and co-owners of a Paris nightclub. Unable to repay their debts, they are lured into a drug deal that goes bad. When this leads to them being tortured by police, they rat out their psychotic liaison in order to get their freedom, but this get the psycho as six-year prison term. Over the six years, Milan and Victor apart, but when the man is released, their...
Blood Ties

Blood Ties (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 144 minutes Release date: 03/20/2014
New York, 1974. Fifty-year-old Chris has just been released on good behavior after several years in prison following a gangland murder. Reluctantly waiting for him outside the gates is his younger brother, Frank, a cop with a bright future. Chris and Frank have always been different, and their father, Leon, who raised them alone, seems to favor Chris despite all his troubles. Yet blood ties are...
Life of a King

Life of a King (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 01/16/2014
The true story of one man's sacrifice to give inner city kids of Washington D.C. something he never had--a future. After being in prison for twenty years, Eugene Brown established the Big Chair Chess Club in 1991 to get kids off the streets and working towards something they never dreamed of--going to college.

Two Men In Town (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/06/2014
All is Bright

All is Bright (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 10/03/2013
Lie, cheat, steal it's all part of the holiday spirit for ex-con Dennis and fast-talker Rene when they try to make a quick buck selling Christmas trees in New York. For Dennis it's a chance to go straight, and for his best friend and former partner-in-crime, Rene, it's a chance to make some easy cash so he can marry Dennis's ex-wife. But for two not-very-bright guys now stuck together on the cold...
Hateship Loveship

Hateship Loveship (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
Johanna is a profoundly shy, shabby housekeeper hired to care for Mr. McCauley and his granddaughter Sabitha. Despite her outgoing nature, Sabitha carries wounds from the death of her mother years before, while her father is a hapless recovering drug addict with a certain ragged charm. In an act of mean-spirited rebellion, Sabitha fosters a pseudo-relationship between Johanna and her father...

Manglehorn (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Make Your Move

Make Your Move (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
Donny and Aya are dancers from two different worlds who fall in love on the dance floor. But their love is threatened by the rivalry between their brothers' underground dance clubs in New York.

Blood Father (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/07/2014
Lydia Carson ran away from home three years ago. Today, at age 17, she's in a relationship with a sketchy older man who prefers to keep his criminal activities shielded from his young companion. One afternoon, when these activities lead to a violent, murderous flurry with a frightened Lydia at the center, she narrowly escapes and finds herself alone, destitute, and being hunted. With nowhere left...

How We Got Away With It (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
Released from jail just before the arrival of his friends for their annual reunion, Henry discovers a shocking tragedy. Driven by revenge, his rash and unpredictable response sets in motion a chain of events that will reveal his darkest secrets, resulting in revenge and murder that will forever change the course of everyone's lives, sweeping up the innocent and threatening to destroy them all...
Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp

Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
This examination of the legendary life of Iceberg Slim, notorious pimp and author of seven ground-breaking books, includes interviews with well-known artists, scholars, friends and family members ti create a riveting tapestry as colorful as the subject himself. The autobiographical work of Iceberg Slim is considered to be the genesis of blaxploitation films and gangster rap and continues to...
Art of the Steal

The Art of the Steal (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
Crunch Calhoun, a third rate motorcycle daredevil and semi-reformed art thief, agrees to get back into the con game and pull off one final lucrative art theft with his untrustworthy brother, Nicky. Reassembling the old team, Crunch comes up with a plan to steal a priceless historical book, but the successful heist leads to another far riskier plan devised by Nicky. They fail to realize each...
In Your Eyes

In Your Eyes (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Rebecca is the soft-spoken, sheltered wife of a doctor and lives on the East coast. Dylan is an ex-con, living in New Mexico and trying to make a fresh start. When these two opposites meet, they discover a deep, metaphysical connection that blossoms into a romance.
Joe

Joe (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
Hard-living, ex-con Joe hires teenage Gary and his destitute father into his "tree-poisoning" crew for a lumber company. Joe sees in Gary a determination, raw decency and a sense of resilience that he barely believes possible. Gary has had nothing in life, has never spent a day in school, yet something drives him to take care of his family, protect his sister from his father's ugly moods and hope...
Dog

The Dog (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 08/07/2014
Coming of age in the 1960s, John Wojtowicz's libido was unrestrained even by the libertine standards of the era, with multiple wives and lovers, both women and men. In August 1972, he attempted to rob a Brooklyn bank to finance his lover's sex-reassignment surgery, resulting in a 14-hour hostage situation that was broadcast live on television. Three years later, John was portrayed by Al Pacino as...
Dir: Frank Keraudren
With: N/A
Blue Ruin

Blue Ruin (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 04/24/2014
A beach bum finds his quiet life upended by dreadful news and sets off for his childhood home to carry out an act of revenge. Proving an inept assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.
Dom Hemingway

Dom Hemingway (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 04/01/2014
Dom Hemingway is a larger-than-life safe-cracker with a loose fuse who is funny, profane, and dangerous. After twelve years in prison, he sets off with his partner in crime, Dickie, looking to collect what he's owed for keeping his mouth shut and protecting his boss Mr. Fontaine. After a near death experience, Dom tries to re-connect with his estranged daughter, but is soon drawn back into the...