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Dreams Don't Die (1982)

TV-PG
TV Movie | 100 min | Drama, Thriller

Two young kids in love, one young graffiti artist and the other a foster-child, find trouble on the mean streets on the other side of the river in New York City. Officer Charles Banks finds young Danny tagging subway cars and then catches ...See moreTwo young kids in love, one young graffiti artist and the other a foster-child, find trouble on the mean streets on the other side of the river in New York City. Officer Charles Banks finds young Danny tagging subway cars and then catches Teiresa selling drugs for another misled teen, Kirk. The officer, instead of turning both of them in, gives both teens a chance to make more of their lives together. Changing their ways turns out to be more challenging than first thought. Written by Melissa See less
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May 21, 1982 (United States)

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Ike Eisenmann
Danny Baker Danny Baker   See fewer
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Paul Winfield
Charlie Banks Charlie Banks   See fewer
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Mark Gordon
Lieutenant Steadman Lieutenant Steadman   See fewer
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George Coe
Sherman Sherman   See fewer
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Judi West
Grace Baker Grace Baker   See fewer
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Alma Cuervo
Agnes Shields Agnes Shields   See fewer
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Richard Allen
Chauffeur Chauffeur   See fewer
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Rose Roffman
Motel Clerk Motel Clerk   See fewer
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Willie Burnette
Tall Boy Tall Boy   See fewer
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Radames Torres
Short Boy Short Boy   See fewer
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Wendell Brown
Goofball Goofball   See fewer
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John Lantz
Pickup Man (as John Seeman) Pickup Man (as John Seeman)   See fewer
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Jose Aleman
Graffiti artist in subway Graffiti artist in subway   See fewer
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Ethan Tudor W.
Toy / Artist Toy / Artist   See fewer
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8 / 10 | 41 votes