- 1 hr 33 min
Animal, a film starring Ving Rhames, Terrence Howard, and Jim Howard, is the story of a notorious gang member, James "The Animal" Allen (Rhames). The Animal is arrested and sent to prison, forced to abandon his son. His wife is assassinated and his son is forced to grow up on the streets, following the same criminal path that his father once fell into. Meanwhile, Animal is in the prison, learning more about himself and about life after meeting Berwell, a revolutionary who changes the way that Animal sees the world. Eventually Animal is released on probation, but unfortunately he leaves just in time to find that his son, Darius, has been living on the streets and is quickly becoming the man that his father used to be. Can Animal help his son before it is too late? Or has he already been placed into the criminal lifestyle forever?