Strays (1997)

Rick spends his days as his friends do: selling drugs and committing petty crimes. He spends his nights at parties and having sleazy sexual encounters, longing for something meaningful -- which comes in the form of Heather. A romance… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 18, 1997
DVD 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