Kings of the Evening


Release Date: December 11, 2009
Running Time: 99 mins.
MPAA Rating: None
Box Office: $98,682.00
Genre: Drama


Homer Hobbs, home after two years in jail, discovers that life on the outside can be crueler than the back-breaking injustice of the chain gang. He returns to a bleak urban town caught in the depths of the Great Depression - no jobs, no prospects, and no hope - where he is thrown together with four strangers, each struggling to survive as they scratch and scheme to dig their way out of poverty. Life is grim. But on Sunday nights, in a dingy hall in a forlorn neighborhood, the men of the ghetto piece together the finest attire their meager lives can beg, borrow or steal to compete in an underground contest like no other. The big winner will go home with the five dollar prize. The real prize -...

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Linara Washington

Bruce McGill

Lynn Whitfield

Tyson Beckford

James Russo

Glynn Turman

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