Watch Blood In, Blood Out on Netflix. Prison, drugs and gang war touch three young men (Damian Chapa, Jesse Borrego, Benjamin Bratt) in East Los Angeles from the 1970s to the 1990s. Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on step-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo. It opens in 1972, as the three are members of an East L.A. gang known as the “Vatos Locos”, and the story focuses on how a violent crime and the influence of narcotics alter their lives. Miklo is incarcerated and sent to San Quentin, where he makes a “home” for himself. Cruz becomes an exceptional artist, but a heroin addiction overcomes him with tragic results. Paco becomes a cop and an enemy to his “carnal”, Miklo.
Starring: Damian Chapa, Jesse Borrego, Benjamin Bratt
Creator: Taylor Hackford
Unfortunately, Blood In, Blood Out is not on Netflix, trust me, I searched, you wouldn’t find it but its available on Amazon.
Watch Blood In, Blood Out on Amazon.