On the Block (1991)

Genres - Crime, Drama  |   Run Time - 96 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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The Block is the red-light district of Boston, and this grim and violent crime drama chronicles the experiences of a talented exotic dancer who hopes to become a star on the Block but instead finds herself caught between the attentions of a vice cop and a greedy land developer.

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activism, addiction, against-all-odds, criminal, development, drugs, fame, fanatic, good-guy, land, maniac, obsession, on-the-run, police, pornography, prostitute/prostitution, religion, repression, runaway [from home], sex, stripper

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Low Artistic Quality