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Five Star (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $3,494 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $3,494
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After John’s absent father is struck by a stray bullet, Primo takes it upon himself to verse the young boy in the code of the streets—one founded on respect and upheld by fear. A member of the Bloods since the age of twelve—both in the film and in reality—the streets of Brooklyn are all Primo has ever known. While John questions whether or not to enter into this life, Primo must decide whether to leave it all behind as he vows to become a better husband and father. Set during those New York summer weeks where the stifling heat seems to encase everything, Five Star plunges into gang culture with searing intensity.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 24th, 2015 (Limited) by XLrator Media
Video Release: September 1st, 2015 by Arc/Xlrator
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 82 minutes
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Keywords: Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Gangs, Going Legit, Orphan, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Fictionalized Version of Yourself, New York, New York City
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Xlrator Media, Up the Street Films, Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Jasmin Burgos    Jasmin
Tamara Robinson    Tamara
Wanda Nobles Colon    John's Mom
Larry Bogad    Larry
Donell "Blizz" Brant*    RayLo
Ryan "Burberry Biggs" Brant*    Biggs/RayLo's Crew
Louis Reyes    Flea/Raylo's Crew


Tony Yayo    Himself

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Production and Technical Credits

Keith Miller    Screenwriter
Keith Miller    Producer
Daryl Freimark    Producer
Luisa Conlon    Producer
Russell Miller    Executive Producer
Landon Van Soest    Co-Producer
Katie Hanusik    Co-Executive Producer
Tom Hanusik    Co-Executive Producer
Ed David    Director of Photography
Alexander Mallis    Director of Photography
Michael Rosen    Composer

Limited and VOD Releases: Exorcising Your Options

July 24th, 2015

The Vatican Tapes

Every once and a while, I feel the need to apologize for the pun in the headline. This is one of those weeks. It is also one of those weeks where I can't find a limited release that has a good chance at earning some mainstream success. Unexpected is the biggest release, but its reviews suggest it will do better on Video on Demand than in theaters. There are a few documentaries that might do well on the art house circuit, but it is unlikely that any have what it takes to find mainstream success. More...

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