Movie Summaries Crips and Bloods: Made in America took place in south of Los Angeles focusing on gang violence among two fearsome African American gangs, Crips and Bloods....
According to an author, gang members are 60% more likely to die in violent homicides, 80 to 95% of which will be gun-related deaths.
The random nature of gang violence presents a similar risk of death or injury to individuals that have no association with gang related activity.
- This paper will cover issues that young minorities encounter in the movies; Crips and Bloods: Made in America (2008), Gran Torino (2008), A Better Life (2011).
Movies will be summarize, and compare and contrast youths experienced.
In the context of gender, most gangs are made up of young males however some gangs allow young females to have limited participation and an even smaller number are entirely female dominated.