Originaltitel: Kids In den Strassen von New York (Originaltitel)
Land: USA, 100 Minuten
Filmsprachen: Englisch, Spanisch
Genre: Krimi, Drama
Regisseur: Dito Montiel
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?
Dianne Wiest (als Flori), Robert Downey Jr. (als Dito), Shia LaBeouf (als Young Dito), Melonie Diaz (als Young Laurie), Laila Liliana Garro (als Diane)