• Gun Hill Road (2011)

Gun Hill Road

Release Date: August 12th, 2011

DVD Release Date: March 5th, 2013

R |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

After a three-year stint in prison, an ex-con returns home and tries to put his family back together, but his son's sexual transformation puts their fragile bonds to the test.

Cast: Esai Morales, Judy Reyes, Harmony Santana, Miriam Colon, Vincent Laresca, Franky G, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Vanessa Aspillaga

Director: Rashaad Ernesto Green

Genres: Drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Manages somehow to be gritty, delicate, in your face and nuanced at the same time. It's a beautiful, compelling, sometimes harrowing family drama, with excellent performances across the board. show more

  • 75
    Wesley MorrisBoston Globe

    This is the first movie to make me equate coming home from prison with coming home from war. show more

  • 50
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Green has chosen for his focus to fall on Enrique, in many ways the least interesting character in his story, rather than the son or even the mother who is surprisingly protective and understanding. show more

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