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Franc. Reyes

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Nationality USA

Franc. Reyes is a film director, screenwriter, producer, dancer and choreographer of Puerto Rican descent. In 2002 he won the ALMA Award for Emerging Filmmaker. Films he has directed include Empire, which opened the New York International Latino Film Festival, and Illegal Tender.

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Manny Perez
Manny Perez
(2 films)
Tony Ciccone
Tony Ciccone
(2 films)
Delilah Cotto
Delilah Cotto
(2 films)
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Filmography of Franc. Reyes (4 films)

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Actor

Beat Street, 1h45
Directed by Stan Lathan
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Musical
Themes Dance films, Films about music and musicians, Hip hop films, Musical films
Actors Rae Dawn Chong, Robert Taylor, Saundra Santiago, Guy Davis, Antonia Rey, Mary Alice
Roles Luis
Rating65% 3.2531253.2531253.2531253.2531253.253125
Set in the South Bronx, the film follows the lives of a pair of brothers and their group of friends, all of whom are devoted to various elements of early hip hop culture. Kenny Kirkland (Guy Davis) is a budding disc jockey and MC, and his younger brother Lee (Robert Taylor) is a hardcore b-boy who dances with Beat Street Breakers (the New York City Breakers). Kenny's best friends are Ramon (Jon Chardiet), a graffiti artist known by his tag, "Ramo", and Chollie (Leon W. Grant), his self-styled manager/promoter.

Director

The Ministers, 1h29
Directed by Franc. Reyes
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Documentary, Crime
Actors John Leguizamo, Florencia Lozano, Wanda De Jesus, Manny Perez, Diane Venora, Harvey Keitel
Rating44% 2.213492.213492.213492.213492.21349
Thirteen years after her father was slain and the only evidence left at the crime scene was a pamphlet for a secret shrouded religious order known as “The Ministers”, a New York City homicide detective sets out to discover the truth behind her father’s gruesome death, but unwittingly becomes involved with one of his killers.
Illegal Tender
Directed by Franc. Reyes
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Rick Gonzalez, Wanda De Jesus, Dania Ramírez, Delilah Cotto, Manny Perez, Zulay Henao
Rating54% 2.707382.707382.707382.707382.70738
Bronx, New York, 1985, where Millie and Wilson De Leon are expecting their first child. Wilson is a drug dealer working for Javier Cordero. One night, Millie shows Wilson that she has laundered his illegal drug earnings and made high quality investments, eliminating the need for him to continue his life of crime. Wilson goes to a meeting with Javier, who has him killed at the same time that Wilson Jr. is born.
Empire
Empire (2002)
, 1h30
Directed by Franc. Reyes
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Crime
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about drugs
Actors John Leguizamo, Peter Sarsgaard, Denise Richards, Sônia Braga, Delilah Cotto, Vincent Laresca
Rating60% 3.001213.001213.001213.001213.00121
Victor Rosa (Leguizamo) is a drug dealer in New York who sells a specific brand of heroin called "Empire". His territory is located in the South Bronx, where his other rivals all maintain an uneasy truce maintained because they all purchase their drugs from the same supplier, the drug lord La Colombiana (Isabella Rossellini). Victor is invited to a chic white collar party by his girlfriend Carmen (Delilah Cotto). The party is being thrown by her friend Trish (Denise Richards) and her boyfriend Jack (Sarsgaard), an investment banker. With a baby on the way, Vic decides to go straight, and begins to invest money with Jack, receiving significant returns. His friendship with Jack affords Vic a whole new lifestyle, and creates a rift between him and Carmen.

Scriptwriter

The Ministers, 1h29
Directed by Franc. Reyes
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Documentary, Crime
Actors John Leguizamo, Florencia Lozano, Wanda De Jesus, Manny Perez, Diane Venora, Harvey Keitel
Rating44% 2.213492.213492.213492.213492.21349
Thirteen years after her father was slain and the only evidence left at the crime scene was a pamphlet for a secret shrouded religious order known as “The Ministers”, a New York City homicide detective sets out to discover the truth behind her father’s gruesome death, but unwittingly becomes involved with one of his killers.
Illegal Tender
Directed by Franc. Reyes
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Rick Gonzalez, Wanda De Jesus, Dania Ramírez, Delilah Cotto, Manny Perez, Zulay Henao
Roles Writer
Rating54% 2.707382.707382.707382.707382.70738
Bronx, New York, 1985, where Millie and Wilson De Leon are expecting their first child. Wilson is a drug dealer working for Javier Cordero. One night, Millie shows Wilson that she has laundered his illegal drug earnings and made high quality investments, eliminating the need for him to continue his life of crime. Wilson goes to a meeting with Javier, who has him killed at the same time that Wilson Jr. is born.
Empire
Empire (2002)
, 1h30
Directed by Franc. Reyes
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Crime
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about drugs
Actors John Leguizamo, Peter Sarsgaard, Denise Richards, Sônia Braga, Delilah Cotto, Vincent Laresca
Roles Writer
Rating60% 3.001213.001213.001213.001213.00121
Victor Rosa (Leguizamo) is a drug dealer in New York who sells a specific brand of heroin called "Empire". His territory is located in the South Bronx, where his other rivals all maintain an uneasy truce maintained because they all purchase their drugs from the same supplier, the drug lord La Colombiana (Isabella Rossellini). Victor is invited to a chic white collar party by his girlfriend Carmen (Delilah Cotto). The party is being thrown by her friend Trish (Denise Richards) and her boyfriend Jack (Sarsgaard), an investment banker. With a baby on the way, Vic decides to go straight, and begins to invest money with Jack, receiving significant returns. His friendship with Jack affords Vic a whole new lifestyle, and creates a rift between him and Carmen.

Producer

The Ministers, 1h29
Directed by Franc. Reyes
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Documentary, Crime
Actors John Leguizamo, Florencia Lozano, Wanda De Jesus, Manny Perez, Diane Venora, Harvey Keitel
Roles Producer
Rating44% 2.213492.213492.213492.213492.21349
Thirteen years after her father was slain and the only evidence left at the crime scene was a pamphlet for a secret shrouded religious order known as “The Ministers”, a New York City homicide detective sets out to discover the truth behind her father’s gruesome death, but unwittingly becomes involved with one of his killers.