A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints Image

Generally favorable reviews - based on 25 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 36 Ratings

Summary: A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints is writer/director Dito Montiel's candid debut capturing his youth in the mid-1980s in the toughest neighborhood of Astoria, Queens. Exuding the rawness and authenticity of such classic urban dramas as "Kids," "Mean Streets," "Do the Right Thing" and "Saturday Night Fever," the film is based on Montiel's memoir of the same name. (First Look Pictures)

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Runtime: 100 min
Rating: Rated R for pervasive language, some violence, sexuality, and drug use.
Production: Xingu Films
Genres: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Languages: English, Spanish
Home Release Date: Feb 20, 2007
Director Credit
Dito Montiel Director
Writer Credit
Dito Montiel Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Robert Downey Jr. Dito
Shia LaBeouf Young Dito
Cast Credit
Adam Scarimbolo Guiseppe
Anthony Tirado Street Corner Puerto Rican
Channing Tatum Young Antonio
Chazz Palminteri Monty
Dianne Wiest Flori
Eleonore Hendricks Jenny
Erick Rosado Puerto Rican Van Driver
Julia Garro Diane
Martin Compston Mike O'Shea
Melonie Diaz Young Laurie
Peter Anthony Tambakis Young Nerf
Steve Payne Beach Chair Guy
Tibor Feldman Teacher
Producer Credit
Alex Francis Associate Producer
Amanda Mackey Johnson Executive Producer
Bobby Sager Executive Producer
Charlie Corwin Producer
Clara Markowicz Producer
Jonathan Elias Co-Producer
Linda Moran Co-Producer
Lucy Cooper Line Producer
Peter Sahagen Executive Producer
Rene Bastian Co-Producer
Robert Downey Jr. Co-Producer
Sting Executive Producer
Travis Swords Producer
Trudie Styler Producer
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