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R| 1 hr. 53 min.

Plot Summary
Newcomer Michelle Rodriguez in an astounding performance alongside Jaime Tirelli, Paul Calderon and Santiago Douglas. Nothing comes easy for Diana Guzman, a troubled girl on the brink of womanhood. Her teachers don't understand her, her father underestimates her and her friends are few. Diana struggles to find respect and dignity every day. Diana is a quick tempered young woman who finds discipline, self-respect and love in the most unlikely place -- a boxing ring.

Cast: Michelle Rodriguez , Jaime Tirelli , Paul Calderon , Santiago Douglas , Ray Santiago , Elisa Bocanegra , Shannon Walker Williams , Iris Little-Thomas

Director: Karyn Kusama

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Columbia TriStar Home Video, Screen Gems

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Release Date: January 22nd, 2000|1 hr. 53 min.

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  • 80
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    A strong, stinging film, alive with conflicts that defy glib resolutions. show more

  • 75
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    The movie belongs to Rodriguez: A gorgeous woman with a powerful body and the face of an Aztec princess, she's also a natural talent who instinctively understands the importance of economy in good acting. show more

  • 75
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    A coming-of-age tale that truly floats like a butterfly and stings like a bee. show more

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