Strays (1997)

Rick (Vin Diesel) is a gang boss who deals drugs and commits petty crimes by day, and at night drowns himself in sex and drugs to wipe his daytime activities out of his mind. Rick longs for a quieter, more stable way of life, and when he… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 15, 2008
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Emanuel Levy

The feature directing debut of actor Vin Diesel is a derivative, hanging out tale.

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Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

Diesel is credible as Rick, a stray in Manhattan trying to go straight, and Lanza delivers a likeable girlfriend from a world far away from Rick's.

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David Cornelius

A rough but engaging character study.

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Richard Luck

It's far from remarkable but there's enough about Strays to convince you Vin Diesel's more than a bald guy with a funny voice and big ol' biceps.

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Matthew Roe
This film is interesting to say the least. I had never known Vin Diesel had started off as a director as well, and actually, I can say that he could really… More
Erin Collins
Not a very good movie...the ending in particular was pretty lame. But staring at Vin Diesel the whole time was a plus! :)
Dan Schultz
A pretty well made movie. Diesel is phenominal as the lead star, and he also wrote and directed this film. The transformation from a character and location… More
Leo L
This movie is great! An interesting take by Vin Diesel.
Chosen 718
Good independent film. It was a bit slow at times but very realistic [if you've been to or live in NYC], and enjoyable. An inspired performance by Vin… More