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Carlito's way, rise to power

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Widescreen version.


In English, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.


Jay Hernandez, Mario Van Peebles, Luis Guzmán, Michael Kelly, Sean Combs, Giancarlo Esposito, Jaclyn DeSantis, Burt Young, Domenick Lombardozzi.

Publication Information

Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, c2005.

Physical Description

1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


MPAA rating: R; for language, violence, sexual content and drug material.


See how it all began-- the tale of the early years of gangster legend Carlito Brigante. Seduced by the power of the brutal New York underworld, he enters a deadly circle of greed and retribution. Assisted by his two brothers in crime, Carlito is on the fast track to becoming Spanish Harlem's ultimate kingpin. He quickly learns, however, that the only way to survive at the top is through loyalty to his friends and respect for the rules of the street.


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Based upon the novel "Carlito's way" by Edwin Torres.

DVD release of the 2005 motion picture.

Bonus features: deleted scenes ; Carlito's brothers in crime ; Bringing the 'hood to life.

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