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Release Date: May 3rd, 2002

DVD Release Date: August 6th, 2002

R|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Leon (Stephen Dorff) and Bobby (Brad Renfro) are brothers who, with their friends, are determined to maintain the way of life in their neighborhood. They are "The Deuces," trying to keep things the way they are. Loyalty means everything to them, and protecting friends and family is their main priority. Now, when a violent gang threatens to destroy their neighborhood, the Deuces are forced to fight to shield the world they know from becoming a world they want no part of.

Cast: Stephen Dorff, Brad Renfro, Fairuza Balk, Norman Reedus, Max Perlich, Drea de Matteo, Vincent Pastore, Frankie Muniz

Director: Scott Kalvert

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: United Artists, Unity Productions

Distributors: United Artists

Keywords: Brother, Girlfriend, Gritty, Rivalry, Cool, 1950s, Brash, Bar, Quest, Tense, Love

Ratings & Reviews

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  • It would appear that director Scott Kalvert never met a cliché he didn't like. No telegraphing is too obvious or simplistic for this movie.

  • Brainless, but enjoyably over-the-top, the retro gang melodrama, Deuces Wild represents fifties teen-gang machismo in a way that borders on rough-trade homo-eroticism. show more

  • Sort of "West Side Story" set in 1958 Brooklyn -- minus the music or competent storytelling -- is clearly not dealing from anything close to a full deck. show more

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