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Straight Out of Brooklyn

1991 Rated R 1hr 23m

A Special Jury Award winner at the Sundance Film Festival, this drama stars a then-19-year-old Matty Rich (who also wrote and directed it). Rich plays Larry, a troubled teen living in the rough Red Hook section of Brooklyn who decides he wants out and turns to crime to fund his escape. But his plan involves scamming the neighborhood's biggest drug kingpin, a heist that's dangerous at best. Co-stars Larry Gilliard Jr. and Mark Malone.

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Movie Details

1991 Sundance Film Festival®
  • Grand Jury Prize: Drama nominee
1992 Independent Spirit Awards®
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1, Full Screen 1.33:1


English, Spanish (Neutral), French

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer.