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Animal (2005)

R
Video | 93 min | Drama, Action

When the violent gangster James "Animal" Allen is arrested and sent to prison, his teenage son Darius is left with his mother, but she is assassinated and the boy is raised alone on the streets, becoming a criminal. While in the corrupt ...See moreWhen the violent gangster James "Animal" Allen is arrested and sent to prison, his teenage son Darius is left with his mother, but she is assassinated and the boy is raised alone on the streets, becoming a criminal. While in the corrupt prison, Animal works for the powerful prisoner Kassada, but when he meets the revolutionary Berwell, his view of life changes. Animal is released on probation and tries to have a straight life, but his past and his fame haunt him, while he sees that Darius is following his path in a criminal life. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil See less
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Pedro Juan López (as P.J. López)
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$1,000,000
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Release date
Oct 4, 2005 (United States)

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Ving Rhames
Animal Animal   See fewer
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Terrence Howard
Darius Allen Darius Allen   See fewer
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Chazz Palminteri
Kassada Kassada   See fewer
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Jim Brown
Berwell Berwell   See fewer
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Beverly Todd
Latreese Latreese   See fewer
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Faizon Love
Double T Double T   See fewer
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Wes Studi
Creeper Creeper   See fewer
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César Farrait
Roach (as Cessar 'TNT' Farrait) Roach (as Cessar 'TNT' Farrait)   See fewer
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Mr. Blackchild
Spyda (as Black Child) Spyda (as Black Child)   See fewer
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Hunter Howard
Young Darius Young Darius   See fewer
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Rafael Alvarez
Paul Wilson (as Rafa Alvarez) Paul Wilson (as Rafa Alvarez)   See fewer
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Eugenio Cotto
Assassin 1 - Berwell (as Eugene Cotto) Assassin 1 - Berwell (as Eugene Cotto)   See fewer
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John Garcia
Bad Guy #2 Bad Guy #2   See fewer
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Alfredo Herger
CO #1 (Willie Lynch) CO #1 (Willie Lynch)   See fewer
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Joaquin Jarque
Police Leader Police Leader   See fewer
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Charlie Massó
New Fish New Fish   See fewer
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Edwin Mercado
Assassin Assassin   See fewer
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Néstor Rodulfo
Yard Dog Yard Dog   See fewer
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Ramon Saldana
Trustee Trustee   See fewer
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Norman Santiago
Little Bill Little Bill   See fewer
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Junior Álvarez
Kevin Belzer (as Junior Alvarez) Kevin Belzer (as Junior Alvarez)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 1,844 votes