Prince of Broadway

Overview

A New York street hustler specializing in name-brand knock-offs finds his highly profitable game suddenly complicated when his ex-girlfriend shows up toting the son he never knew he had in director Sean Baker's warmhearted tale of a life interrupted. Lucky makes his living by coaxing wary tourists into the back room of a Broadway Street clothing store and selling them cheaply produced knock-offs of popular designer brands. For a Ghanaian immigrant, Lucky seems to be doing fairly well, that is until his ...
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Overview

A New York street hustler specializing in name-brand knock-offs finds his highly profitable game suddenly complicated when his ex-girlfriend shows up toting the son he never knew he had in director Sean Baker's warmhearted tale of a life interrupted. Lucky makes his living by coaxing wary tourists into the back room of a Broadway Street clothing store and selling them cheaply produced knock-offs of popular designer brands. For a Ghanaian immigrant, Lucky seems to be doing fairly well, that is until his ex-girlfriend drops off their two-year-old son and promptly disappears without a trace. Now faced with a series of important decisions that he never anticipated having to make, Lucky struggles to find a means of maintaining his hustler lifestyle while reluctantly adjusting to the demands of fatherhood.
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Special Features

Behind-the-scenes featurette: Meet the Hustlers; Audio commentaries with director Sean, Baker, producer Darren Dean, and stars Karen Karagulian and Victoria Tate
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/18/2011
  • UPC: 767685254424
  • Original Release: 2008
  • Source: New Video Group
  • Sound: Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Time: 1:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 94,417

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Prince Adu , Lucky
Karren Karagulian , Levon
Aiden Noesi , Prince
Kat Sanchez , Linda
Keyali Mayaga , Karina
Victoria Tate , Nadia
Edwin Norteye Ralphie
Edward "Punky" Pagan Hector
Mohamad H. Bzeih Ali
Cindy Lopez Duana
Magdalena Sarita Maggie
Pascal Menard Delicious
Brea Cola Serena
Michael Sergio Judge
Roger Harkavy Defense Attorney
Stephen L. Baker Copyright Lawyer
Kurt Leitner Prosecutor
Jesse Perez Uniform Cop
Tony Roach DNA Test Doctor
Roger Majkowski Officer Mahoney
Joel Saladilio Plainclothes Cop
Mark Newell Plainclothes Cop
DJ Bluesky Delicious's Wife
Beatriz Cano DNA Test Receptionist
Adam Kidd Tough Guy in Club
Chris Bergoch Snowbound Victim
Michael O'Hagan Snowbound Victim's Girl
Justen Oriolo Size 13
Jeannette Benjamin Waitress in African Restaurant
Shahir Ajij Waiter in Indian Restaurant
Babul Das Waiter in Indian Restaurant
Renee Freilich Lady in Indian Restaurant
Camille Lafaso Lady in Indian Restaurant
Daniel Paltrowitz Man in Indian Restaurant
Technical Credits
Sean Baker Director, Cinematographer, Editor, Screenwriter, Sound/Sound Designer
Blake Ashman-Kipervaser Associate Producer
Darren Dean Producer, Screenwriter
Joe Rudge Musical Direction/Supervision
Matthew Smith Musical Direction/Supervision
Victoria Tate Associate Producer
Stephonik Youth Production Designer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Lee Daniels Presents: Prince of Broadway
1. Got it All [8:56]
2. Operation Baby Drop [9:28]
3. Wake-Up Call [8:18]
4. Oreo Cookie [2:55]
5. Choo-Choo! [4:19]
6. Miracle on 28th Street [10:56]
7. Baby Momma's Momma [8:37]
8. To a House [11:32]
9. Heavy Hangs the Head [9:20]
10. Bust a Move [8:14]
11. Who's Your Daddy? [5:56]
12. The Hustlers [9:03]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Lee Daniels Presents: Prince of Broadway
   Play
   Scenes
   Extras
      Meet the Hustlers - Behind-the-Scenes Documentary
      Prince of Broadway - Trailer
      Commentary with Director Sean Baker
      Commentary with Producer Darren Dean and Stars Karren Karagulian and Victoria Tate
   Audio Setup
      5.1 Dolby
      2.0 Stereo
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