Slingshot

(2007)
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A tribute to the real potential of digital cinema, Slingshot is a slum epic on steroids. It weaves stories left and right into a shocking tableau about life for the lowest of the low in the Philippines poorest and most crime-ridden districts. National elections are coming up so in the usual attempt to appear “tough-on-crime”, The Big Boys have been sent into crack down on the the local squatters, thieves and miscreants who litter the film like broken bottle. And since no sweep is ever a clean sweep, the cops brutal shock-force tactics quickly ripple outwards with jagged repurcussions.

  1. Brillante Mendoza

    Director

  2. Ralston Jover

    Screenplay

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  1. Coco Martin

    Coco Martin

  2. Nathan Lopez

    Nathan Lopez

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Original Title Tirador

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 16, 2007
    Theatrical

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Original Language Tagalog

Runtime 1h 26m

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50

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