'Tsotsi,' a 'Gangster' Flick with a Heart

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Terry Pheto and Presley Chweneyagae

Terry Pheto and Presley Chweneyagae... a young hoodlum who means well... struggle to find hope in Soweto. Miramax hide caption

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Out of South Africa comes Tsotsi, one of five Oscar nominees for Best Foreign Language Film. The title means gangster in the slang spoken in Soweto township. The title character is a rough young man who finds hope.

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