Al Palagonia

Chi-Raq

Chi-Raq

Chi-Raq
IMDb: 5.7
127 min

A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago.

Red Hook Summer

Red Hook Summer

Red Hook Summer
IMDb: 4.9
125 min

When his mom deposits him at the Red Hook housing project in Brooklyn to spend the summer with the grandfather he’s never met, young Flik may as well have landed…

Inside Man

Inside Man

Inside Man
IMDb: 7.6
129 min

Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied…

Shortcut to Happiness

Shortcut to Happiness

Shortcut to Happiness
IMDb: 5.5
106 min

In Manhattan, the aspirant writer Jabez Stone is a complete loser: he is not able to sell his novels, he lives in a lousy apartment and he does not have…

25th Hour

25th Hour

25th Hour
IMDb: 7.6
135 min

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…

Summer of Sam

Summer of Sam

Summer of Sam
IMDb: 6.7
142 min

Spike Lee’s take on the ”Son of Sam” murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American South Bronx neighborhood who live…