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7.2/10
Romance Drama Rated: 18+ (R)19922h 5mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Gangster Prison Friendship 
Country: America

Edward J. Olmos made his directorial bow with the powerhouse crime saga American Me. Olmos stars as street-gang leader Santana, who during his 18 years in Folsom Prison rules over all the drug-and-murder activities behind bars. Upon his release, Santana goes back to his old neighborhood, intending to lead a peaceful, crime-free life. But his old gang buddies force him back into his old habits. TheAmerican Me featuring Edward James Olmos and William Forsythe is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 3 others. It's a drama and romance movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (8,085 votes) and was well received by critics.

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#1,749 Ranked Movie

#27 Ranked in Gang Movies

#62 Ranked in Prison Movies

#167 Ranked in Biography Movies

American Me has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (8,085 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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