Bound by Honor (1993)

R 02/05/1993 (US) ActionCrimeDramaThriller 3h

An epic story of three brothers. Bound by blood. Divided by fate. Driven by destiny.

Overview

Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on half-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo. It opens in 1972, as the three are members of an East L.A. gang known as the "Vatos Locos", and the story focuses on how a violent crime and the influence of narcotics alter their lives. Miklo is incarcerated and sent to San Quentin, where he makes a "home" for himself. Cruz becomes an exceptional artist, but a heroin addiction overcomes him with tragic results. Paco becomes a cop and an enemy to his "carnal", Miklo.

  1. Taylor Hackford

    Director

  2. Jeremy Iacone

    Screenplay

  3. Jimmy Santiago Baca

    Screenplay

  4. Floyd Mutrux

    Screenplay

  5. Ross Thomas

    Story

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Bound by Honor
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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $35,000,000.00

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