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Alpha dog, Universal Pictures and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment present a VIP Medienfonds 2/A-Mark Entertainment production ; produced by Sidney Kimmel, Chuck Pacheco ; written and directed by Nick Cassavetes

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Alpha dog, Universal Pictures and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment present a VIP Medienfonds 2/A-Mark Entertainment production ; produced by Sidney Kimmel, Chuck Pacheco ; written and directed by Nick Cassavetes
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for pervasive drug use and language, strong violence, sexuality and nudity
Main title
Alpha dog
Oclc number
85269717
Responsibility statement
Universal Pictures and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment present a VIP Medienfonds 2/A-Mark Entertainment production ; produced by Sidney Kimmel, Chuck Pacheco ; written and directed by Nick Cassavetes
Runtime
118
Summary
Based on the real-life case of Jesse James Hollywood, a drug dealer in California's San Gabriel Valley who, in 2000, became one of the youngest men to appear on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list. With family links to organized crime, Johnny Truelove is on the warpath against Jake Mazursky, a sleazebag addict who owes him money. Fate intervenes when Johnny and his friend Frankie encounter Jake's 15-year-old half-brother Zack and hold him as collateral until Jake pays his debts. What begins as a casual, seemingly harmless situation escalates into a crisis of capital crime
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action

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