Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 48%
TMDB Rating 6.3
IMDB Rating 6.6
RottenTomatoes Rating 64%

Financials

Revenue: $0

Budget: $0

Profit: - $0


Movie Details

Tag Line: It's Tough To Be A Black Hero.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 6

Release Date: Nov 10, 1988

Rating: R

Run Time: 1h 28m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: United Artists , Ivory Way Productions , Front Films , Raymond Katz Production


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Synopsis

Jack Spade returns from the army in his old ghetto neighbourhood when his brother, June Bug, dies. Jack declares war on Mr. Big, powerful local crimelord. His army is led by John Slade, his childhood idol who used to fight bad guys in the 70s.


Main Cast

Keenen Ivory Wayans

Keenen Ivory Wayans

Jack Spade

Age : 62 | Popularity : 6%

Bernie Casey

Bernie Casey

John Slade

Age : 78 | Popularity : 6%

Antonio Fargas

Antonio Fargas

Flyguy

Age : 74 | Popularity : 5%

Steve James

Steve James

Kung Fu Joe

Age : 41 | Popularity : 4%

Isaac Hayes

Isaac Hayes

Hammer

Age : 65 | Popularity : 8%

Jim Brown

Jim Brown

Slammer

Age : 85 | Popularity : 13%

Ja'net DuBois

Ja'net DuBois

Ma Bell

Age : 74 | Popularity : 9%

Dawnn Lewis

Dawnn Lewis

Cheryl

Age : 59 | Popularity : 11%


Crew

Department Role Name
Production Casting
Jaki Brown
Jaki Brown
Robi Reed
Robi Reed
Executive Producer
Eric L. Gold
Eric L. Gold
Raymond Katz
Raymond Katz
Producer
Peter McCarthy
Peter McCarthy
Carl Craig
Carl Craig
Co-Producer
Tamara Rawitt
Tamara Rawitt
Eric Barrett
Eric Barrett
Editing Editor
Michael R. Miller
Michael R. Miller
Camera Director of Photography
Tom Richmond
Tom Richmond
Art Set Decoration
Kathryn Peters
Kathryn Peters
Edie Robinette-Petrachi
Edie Robinette-Petrachi
Production Design
Catherine Hardwicke
Catherine Hardwicke
Melba Katzman Farquhar
Melba Katzman Farquhar
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Ruth E. Carter
Ruth E. Carter
Directing Director
Keenen Ivory Wayans
Keenen Ivory Wayans
Writing Writer
Keenen Ivory Wayans
Keenen Ivory Wayans
Sound Original Music Composer
David Michael Frank
David Michael Frank
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