Rank: 84/100 in Top Movie 1993 – Bound by Honor: An epic story of three brothers. Bound by blood. Divided by fate. Driven by destiny.

Movie Synopsis:
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.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: Bound by Honor
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1993-02-05
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Action Movie, Crime Movie, Drama Movie, Thriller Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1993
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Hollywood Pictures
  • Production Countries: United States of America
  • Budget: $35,000,000.00
  • Revenue: $0.00
  • Running Time: 180 minutes
  • Director: Taylor Hackford
  • Actors: Damian Chapa, Jesse Borrego, Benjamin Bratt, Enrique Castillo, Victor Rivers
  • YB100 views Counts: 177
  • YB100 Likes: 5
  • Popularity: 10.596
  • Vote Count: 353
  • Vote Average: 8

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