Kill the Poor

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  • NR
  • Genre(s): Comedy Drama
  • Release year: 2003
  • Running time: 85 min
Kill the Poor is director Alan Taylor's screen adaptation of a novel by Joel Rose. The film is set in Manhattan's Alphabet City in the early 1980s, when the neighborhood was a center of illegal drug activity. The film's title comes from the Dead Kennedys... read more
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Kill the Poor is director Alan Taylor's screen adaptation of a novel by Joel Rose. The film is set in Manhattan's Alphabet City in the early 1980s, when the neighborhood was a center of illegal drug activity. The film's title comes from the Dead Kennedys song "Kill the Poor".

Original Release

03/09/2003

US Release

03/09/2003

Cast

Clara Bellar Annabelle Peltz / Annabelle
Heather Burns Scarlet
Jon Budinoff Segundo Dejesus / Segundo
Paul Calderon Carlos DeJesus / Carlos
Lawrence Gilliard Jr. Spike
Cliff Gorman Yakov
David Krumholtz Joe Peltz / Joe
Chuck Low Bruno
Maryfrances Careccia Rose
Chris Hutchison Joel
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Alan Taylor

Writers

Joel Rose, Daniel Handler

Cast

Clara Bellar Annabelle Peltz / Annabelle
Heather Burns Scarlet
Jon Budinoff Segundo Dejesus / Segundo
Paul Calderon Carlos DeJesus / Carlos
Lawrence Gilliard Jr. Spike
Cliff Gorman Yakov
David Krumholtz Joe Peltz / Joe
Chuck Low Bruno
Maryfrances Careccia Rose
Chris Hutchison Joel
Julianna DeDonno Constance, Toddler / Constance (Toddler)
Annie Crean Constance, Six Months / Constance (Six Months)
Victor Pagan Attila
Otto Sanchez Negrito
Jaime Tirelli Beneficio
Ginger Taylor Constance, Newborn / Constance (Newborn)
Angel Santiago Friend of Segundo
Millie Tirelli Beneficia
Fisher Stevens Stuffed Shirt
Zak Orth Butch

Producers

Caroline Kaplan Executive Producer
Jonathan Sehring Executive Producer
John Sloss Executive Producer
Alexis Alexanian Producer
John Malkovich Producer
Gary Winick Producer
Ruth Charny Producer
Jonathan Shoemaker Producer
Lianne Halfon Producer
Russell Smith Producer

Editors

Malcolm Jamieson

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