- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 43 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: March 9, 1999
- Originally Released: 1998
- Label: Lions Gate
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Single Side - Single Layer
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Music Video: Goodie Mob & Esthero - THE WORLD I KNOW
- Trailers: Original Release Material
- Audio Commentary:
- Marc Levin - Director
- Bonz Malone - Actor
- Interactive Menus
- Scene Access
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Rolling Stone - 10/29/1998
"...[An] emotional powerhouse....[Williams is] a performance artist with the exhilarating fire that only the best actors possess..."
Entertainment Weekly - 03/12/1999
"...Stylistically vivid....Both Williams performance and Levin's pacing are sharp..."
Box Office - 04/01/1998
"...A stunning and stylistically daring narrative....Williams is a towering new screen presence..." -- 4 1/2 out of 5 stars
Los Angeles Times - 10/21/1998
"...SLAM has an undeniable power and energy....LEVIN brings to SLAM a raw, impressionistic style that expresses its highly charged emotions effectively..."
Sight and Sound - 06/01/2000
"...[With] edgy, documentary-style film-making and Williams' charismatic performance..."
Young Ray Joshua is arrested when his drug dealer is shot while talking to him. Once imprisoned, he is fought over by two rival gangs. He retaliates through words.
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