American Me (1992)

Director
Edward James Olmos

Main cast
Edward James Olmos; William Forsythe; Sal Lopez; Dyana Ortelli; William Smith

Genres
Romance, Drama, Crime

Description
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


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