Watch The Narrows (2008)
A 19 year old Brooklyn boy who is torn between two worlds when his photography portfolio wins him a partial scholarship to NYU. He must figure out how to balance his Italian neighborhood roots with the expansive, sophisticated world on the other side of the East River. This compelling coming-of-age story combines suspense, murder and loyalty. Based on Tim McLoughlin's novel "Heart of the Old Country."
This is really high class movie and I really love it. Most movies, even the greatest ones, evaporate like mist once you've returned to the real world; they leave memories behind, but their reality fades free quickly. Not this one. I know it gets a lot of stick for being the mainstream popular movie, but honestly I can not think of anything wrong with the movie online. You just have to watch The Narrows. The direction is sublime. Excellent photos, tempo and editing. François Velle's films play on emotions... Show more
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