El Niki (Caluga O Menta) (1990)
Powerful Chilean drama follows a group of disaffected teenagers who live in a poverty-stricken neighborhood. With zero motivation for self-improvement and a listless schedule filled mostly by partying and petty theft, Niki sees little hope for his future until he meets a beautiful girl who wants to help him make a hugely profitable drug score. Hector Vega Mauricio, Aldo Parodi, and Patricia Rivadeneira star. AKA: "Candy Or Mint." 91 min. Soundtrack: Spanish; Subtitles: English. In Spanish with English subtitles.