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American Me (1992)

R 03/13/1992 (US) CrimeDrama 2h 5m

In prison they are the law. On the streets they are the power.

Overview

Edward J. Olmos made his directorial bow with the powerhouse crime saga American Me. Olmos stars as street-gang leader Santana, who during his 18 years in Folsom Prison rules over all the drug-and-murder activities behind bars. Upon his release, Santana goes back to his old neighborhood, intending to lead a peaceful, crime-free life. But his old gang buddies force him back into his old habits. The

  1. Floyd Mutrux

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Edward James Olmos

    Director

  3. Desmond Nakano

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Edward James Olmos

    Edward James Olmos

    Montoya Santana

  2. William Forsythe

    William Forsythe

    J.D.

  3. Pepe Serna

    Pepe Serna

    Mundo

  4. Panchito Gómez

    Panchito Gómez

    Young Montoya Santana

  5. Steve Wilcox

    Young J.D.

  6. Danny De La Paz

    Puppet

  7. Sal Lopez

    Sal Lopez

    Pedro Santana

  8. Dyana Ortelli

    Dyana Ortelli

    Yolanda

  9. William Smith

    William Smith

    Deacon

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Full Cast & Crew

American Me
American Me

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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