G-Dog

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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age 14+

Inspiring docu about gang intervention program in LA.

NR 2013 92 minutes

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age 12+

Inspiring, moving, heart-changing

This is the story of a priest who saw a need in his community and went out to do something about it. He can see beyond the crimes, the tattoos, and the rough mannerisms of the people he serves. He wins the love of gang members, addicts, and ex-convicts. He moves them to tears. This documentary shows the humanity behind all people. These people aren't just "bad" people. They were born into bad situations and felt they had no other way out. This documentary shows the power of going out and making a change in the world and of not judging and just really getting to know someone. It is truly inspiring.

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Too much swearing

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