The infiltration of crack cocaine in the inner city is shown through the stories of pre-op transsexual Marybeth who works as a prostitute; Manny, who works the late shift in an all-night bodega and as a security guard in the Welfare Hotel; Willy, who is a ten-year-old boy who lives in the Welfare Hotel and begs on the street so he and his sister can eat; and Romeo, a gang member.
Crack (Drug) -- United States -- Drama.
Gang members -- United States -- Drama.
Hotels -- United States -- Drama.
Police, Private -- United States -- Drama.
Transsexuals -- United States -- Drama.
Thrillers (Motion pictures).
Ballerini, Edoardo, 1970-
Boyle, Lara Flynn.
Douglas, Illeana, 1965-
Harrington, Desmond, 1976-
Lodestar Entertainment (Firm)
Nicholas, Thomas Ian.
Rasuk, Victor, 1984-
Sossamon, Shannyn, 1978-
Washington, Kerry, 1977-