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Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, A (2006)  link to Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, A on IMDb  

Number: 324

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IMDb Rating:
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7.0/10

Country: USA, 100 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Spanish

Genre(s): Drama, Crime

Director(s): Dito Montiel

Cast: Dianne Wiest, Robert Downey Jr., Shia LaBeouf, Melonie Diaz, Julia Garro

Medium: Unknown,

Plot Outline: Dito, a writer in L.A., goes home to Astoria, Queens, after a 15-year absence when his mother calls to say his father's ill. In a series of flashbacks we see the young Dito, his parents, his four closest friends, and his girl Laurie, as each tries to navigate family, race, loyalty, sex, coming of age, violence, and wanting out. A ball falls onto the subway tracks at a station, small things get out of hand. Can Dito go home again?

Location: 379

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1