Gang Related
Gang Related (1997)

Two corrupt cops masquerade as drug dealers who kill real dealers. During one of their schemes they accidentally kill a DEA agent and are now in charge of finding out who did it. They think they found a perfect scapegoat, but they turn out… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: October 8, 1997
DVD Release Date: February 25, 1998
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56%
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66%

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Critic Score: 56% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Noh
Film Journal International

Writer-director Jim Kouf crams the screen with enough incident, coincidence and characters to keep you watching.

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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Tupac was a very promising actor -- it's a shame this was the kind of film he usually wound up in.

Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

I won't pretend to know anything about Shakur's music, but his death robbed filmgoers of an actor who only began to show his talent.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

There are several clever twists in the story, though Kouf never quite manages to make much of it seem credible.

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Frank Ochieng
TheWorldJournal.com

An ambitious but instantly generic urban crime drama that conjures up the usual assortment of cliched' streetwise grittiness

Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Jim Kouf has managed to create a low-budget cop story that not only features a sterling cast, but also manages to entertain for two hours straight.

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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
Believe it or not but this is actually a decent cop thriller starring Shakur and Belushi! two dirty cops trying to lie their way out of killing an undercover… More
Lady D'arbanville
Fairly dated yet pretty watchable. I think the main attraction for this film at the time was Tupac, but for me James Bellushi was the one that drove the film… More
EightThirty .
Not Bad Tupac ^_^