Cut Throat City
Four boyhood friends from the New Orleans Ninth Ward return home following the destructive Hur-ricane Katrina. With no help from FEMA, no jobs, and nothing to lose, they reluctantly seek help from a local gangster who convinces them to pull off a dangerous heist in a bid to turn their situations around. When the job goes wrong, they find themselves mixed up in a political minefield, being chased by local detectives, the districts Counsellor and an extremely angry warlord.
Directed by RZA and starring, Shameik Moore, Demetrius Shipp Jr., Denzel Whitaker, Keean Johnson, Ethan Hawke, Eiza Gonzalez, Kat Graham, Isaiah Washington, T.I., Terrence Howard, and Wesley Snipes, Cut Throat City is a charged thriller-heist film where everything is on the line.
- " What lifts Cut Throat City far above the expected, is the political fury that propels it. " – Graeme Tuckett
- " This has a rich sense of place and an incredible cast of supporting actors. " – hristy Lemire
- " Cut Throat City" is a very dark, gritty and violent gangster thriller. " – Russ Simmons