Skip to main content

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints

R| 1 hr. 44 min.

Plot Summary
Dito Montiel (Robert Downey Jr.), a successful author, receives a call from his long-suffering mother (Dianne Wiest), asking him to return home and visit his ailing father. Dito recalls his childhood growing up in a violent neighborhood in Queens, N.Y., with friends Antonio (Channing Tatum), Giuseppe, Nerf and Mike.

Cast: Robert Downey Jr. , Shia LaBeouf , Chazz Palminteri , Dianne Wiest , Channing Tatum , Melonie Diaz , Martin Compston , Eric Roberts

Director: Dito Montiel

Genres: Drama

Distributor: First Look

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006)

Release Date: September 29th, 2006|1 hr. 44 min.

watch now
critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 1 )
See all critic reviews on

similar movies

  • Washington Heights (2002)

  • Boyz N the Hood (1991)

  • Fruitvale Station (2013)

  • Mean Streets (1973)

  • The Basketball Diaries (1995)

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings