What: Movie about a guy new to prison who is picked to kill a narc. And what happens after that.
Comparisons: Shawshank Redemption (though A Prophet makes Shawshank look nice and clean and simple), American History X.
Content: in terms of offensive content this movie has it all – sex, drugs, violence, gore, nudity, profanity. We skipped a scene that was obviously going to be copulative. Yet, with all this, it’s a movie that has made a big impression on me – the stuff that I saw didn’t feel exploitative.
Trailer: I’d avoid it. Just watch the movie. The trailer gives away too much.