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1982 (2013)

R | | Drama | 27 October 2013 (USA)
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A father struggles to protect his daughter from the reality of her mother's drug addiction.

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Tommy Oliver

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Tommy Oliver
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Cast

Credited cast:
Bokeem Woodbine ... Scoop
Ruby Dee ... Rose Brown
La La Anthony ... Neecy
Sharon Leal ... Shenae Brown
Omar Benson Miller ... T.K. Williams
Wayne Brady ... Alonzo
Elise Neal ... Stacy
Hill Harper ... Tim Brown
Quinton Aaron ... Turtle
Christopher Mann ... Dr. Michaels
David Bianchi ... Officer Johnson
Vladimir Versailles ... Johnny The Waiter (as Vladimi Versailles)
Malikha Mallette ... Panacea Clinic Nurse
Shaun Paul Costello ... Paramedic
Barney Fitzpatrick ... Dr. Murphy
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1982, a film inspired by true events at the onset of the crack epidemic in Philadelphia, tells the story of a father and his efforts to protect his gifted daughter from the insidious epidemic which has literally come home via her drug-addicted mother. As his wife becomes more distant and unreliable, he struggles to raise his daughter on his own, while still striving to help his wife become clean. In the process, he learns some hard truths about his marriage and his life, which will ultimately test him as a parent, a husband, and a man Written by AnonymousB

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, some violence and a sexual situation
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 October 2013 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA See more »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Confluential Films See more »
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The film is based large in part on the director's growing up with a mother who was addicted to crack. See more »

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Good Movie But......
15 January 2020 | by albow71See all my reviews

Overall this is a good movie, but there was zero build up to her returning to being a drug user. It was like today she's a loving mom and wife and the next scene she's crackhead. Also I would've like a little bit more action. The problems wasn't the acting it was in the writing. A good watch, but worthy of 6 - 6.5 stars in my opinion.


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