DVD, Digital Release: Canal Street

DVD Release Date: Sept. 1, 2019
Price: DVD $9.96
Studio: Cinedigm

The Chicago crime drama Canal Street follows a young man arrested for the murder of a white classmate, while his father embraces his undying faith to fight in court for his son’s vindication.

It’s the story of Kholi Styles (Bryshere Y. Gray) who is trying to get by in an unwelcoming new world. After he becomes the suspect of a mysterious death of a classmate, it’s up to his father, Jackie Styles (Mykelti Williamson), an up-and-coming lawyer from the slums of Chicago, to defend his son in court and battle an outraged public before time runs out. Jackie fights to keep his faith and prove his son is not the monster the world has made him out to be.

Written, produced, and directed by Rhyan LaMarr, the film also features Kevin Quinn, Woody McClain and Lance Reddick.

The DVD contains the following bonus features:

  • Canal Street: Behind-The-Scenes Featurette
  • The Women of Canal Street
  • The Men of Canal Street
  • Behind the Music of Canal Street


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Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.