Superb performances by Mark Ruffalo and Ethan Hawke highlight this bleak, character-driven drama about two lifelong friends who've led the lives of small-time criminals on the streets of South Boston. After a stint in prison leads him to kick addictions to to crack and alcohol, Ruffalo becomes torn between loyalty to Hawke and his desire to be a good husband and father. With Amanda Peet, Brian Goodman, Donnie Wahlberg. 100 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH).