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16 Bars

16 Bars is a movie starring Speech Thomas, Garland T. Carr, and Tennyson Jackson. Inmates in Virginia attempt to transcend the cycle of recidivism through an unlikely artistic collaboration behind bars with Grammy-winning hip hop...

Running Time
1 hours 34 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Sam Bathrick
Actors
Garland T. Carr, Tennyson Jackson, Devonte James, Speech Thomas
Country
USA
Year
2018
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
Japanese, اللغة_العربية, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Inmates in Virginia attempt to transcend the cycle of recidivism through an unlikely artistic collaboration behind bars with Grammy-winning hip hop artist Todd 'Speech' Thomas.

Comments about documentary «16 Bars» (11)

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Louis Burns

This film was truly amazing. It was so touching, and powerful, and inspirational. I would recommend it to anyone, and anyone can see it.

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Christine

I'm writing this review to promote the movie. I had the pleasure of attending the premier at the movie theater in Denver, CO. The director was speaking with a few people in the audience and they were all blown away. This movie is amazing and so are the actors. I have never heard a more insightful and realistic movie. I have always been impressed by the music, the cinematography, and the editing. I am currently working on a film for my company and this film has been the best experience I've ever had in my life. I highly recommend this film. It will inspire you to become a better person and make you think about what you are doing in life. I am truly grateful to the director and the cast and crew of this movie. Thank you.

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George

This is a must-see film. It is a mix of documentary, story, interviews and experimental editing. The most interesting thing about the film is the way it is presented in each of the scenes. Sometimes it is used as a way to give a view about the subject. Sometimes it is used as a simple narrator (or other character). It is not always easy to understand what is happening in each scene, but it is possible, even if you are not an expert in the field of video-making. The film is divided in chapters, and each chapter has a different story to tell. Some chapters are really interesting, and some are really silly. It is not a perfect film, but it is really interesting and it is a good starting point for all film lovers, not just filmmakers. I give it a 7.5/10.

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Jean

A few years ago I was on a special ABC Family Movie Night with my two best friends. As I started to put on my makeup, we decided to watch an old classic: "The Picture of Dorian Gray" starring Anthony Quinn. I said to my friend, "Hey, this movie is great." She replied, "Yeah, it's the most perfect movie ever." That was some good advice. But as for the movie itself, it was nothing but a bunch of cliches and caricatures. It was a lot like the "Rocky Horror Picture Show" and "The Pink Panther" movies. I'm sure we all thought that those movies were good, but they were just like the original "Rocky Horror Picture Show." The plot was nothing but a series of cliches and caricatures. I was so disappointed with this movie. I wanted to say that it was the best movie I had ever seen, but no, it wasn't. I'm sure that I was the only one that felt that way. And I think that's the worst part about "Picture of Dorian Gray." It's not good. I just don't know what to say to people who are looking for the perfect movie. I didn't hate the movie. But it just wasn't good. I know there are people who are going to love this movie. I don't know why. They're just going to be confused. It's not that bad. I give it a 7 out of 10.

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Susan Burke

This is the best documentary I have ever seen. It is so amazing to see the process that goes into making a film. I hope more people see this film and learn about making films. It is very entertaining. I have watched this film a few times now, and I am never bored. It is so awesome how they made it. The director and editor are really amazing, and the writer is also very talented. The writing was excellent, and the film was very entertaining. I will definitely buy this film when it comes out on DVD. I highly recommend this film.

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Judith Hayes

This is the first movie I have ever seen in which a 15 year old boy with a full scholarship to Harvard (in his home town) goes to the trouble of taking the time to make a documentary about the struggles of black youth in the city of Detroit. The film is a must see for anyone interested in human rights, economics, or history. It is a true story of the struggle of the youth of Detroit. The film is a great document of the struggles of the youth of Detroit to have a better life. It is a must see for anyone who has not yet seen this film.

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Janice Bowman

I took the time to view this movie with my wife. We both were entertained, however, not for the content, but for the cinematic view. The soundtrack is quite good. The actors were well chosen. The story of this movie is well told, and the documentary segments are insightful. I was quite happy with this movie and I will recommend it to anyone who enjoys a good, solid, informative, documentary.

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Albert

The BBC have decided to bring back the '5 year old boys' series, and this is the first of its kind. The show started out as a short documentary, and while it's not a full length feature it does feel like it has its moments. The idea of a 5 year old's view on the world is quite fascinating to me, and they are presenting it in a way that feels natural. What's interesting about it is that you really can't tell who's talking to whom. The film follows the boys as they go through their first year in school. They end up with no friends, and that's something they're not getting too far off the mark about. They end up in the same small town, and that's where the real fun begins. I did find it a bit weird how the boys seem to be making friends, but in the end they seem to be quite oblivious to it. This documentary feels like a short series of interviews, and while it does have it's moments it's very easy to get bored with it. The boys are all quite young, and while they are all talking in a way that seems to be natural to them, you can't help but feel that they're all talking to themselves, and you can't help but feel that the interviews are all taken from their own point of view. Overall, I think that this is a really good documentary, and while it's not a film to watch for it's content it's still a good introduction to the 5 year old boys concept. 7/10

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Michael L.

In spite of the fact that I was one of the first to recognize the significance of this film in my own life, I find it difficult to comment on it. I find it difficult to describe how important it is to me, but it is so much. It is the one thing that has brought me to a place of utter happiness. And it is that alone that makes this film so profound. It is a powerful film, and as I said, it is one that I will never forget. I have no doubt that this film is not only the best film I have ever seen, but the best film ever made. It has a profound impact on people. People don't seem to realize that they are the same people that they have been when they were alive, and I don't believe that this film will ever be forgotten. It is one of the most important films I have ever seen, and I can't think of anything to say about it that hasn't already been said. I can only recommend it to people who have not seen it, and I think that it should be seen by as many people as possible.

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Austin

I saw this movie at the Austin Film Festival. I don't usually go to festivals, but I had to see it because it's so important to me that we have an honest and open conversation about the issue of domestic violence. The movie is not propaganda, and I don't think the filmmaker has a bias against women. This is a movie that shows what the media, the entertainment industry, and the general public are hiding. The film also shows how much the movie industry is behind the gun lobby. The film has a great soundtrack, and it is well-made. This is a must-see for all of us who care about the issue of domestic violence.

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William W.

I can't believe I'm typing this review but I have to. "10 Bars" is a must see. This is the best documentary I've ever seen. It was so amazing. I really feel like the world could use more movies like this. This movie is so sad but it's so wonderful. If you're looking for a movie that will make you feel good, you will love this movie. I think I just have to say it. This is the best movie ever made.