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Trouble Man (1972)

It seems that masked men are knocking over the floating crap games of Chalky and Pete. Chalky and Pete hire the cool, loose, elegant Mr. T to fix things. Then, the masked manipulators set ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Chalky Price
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Pete Cockrell
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Captain Joe Marx (as Bill Smithers)
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Cleo
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Big
Bill Henderson ...
Jimmy
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Frank
Akili Jones ...
Billy Chi
Vince Howard ...
Preston
Stack Pierce ...
Collie
Lawrence Cook ...
Buddy (as Larry Cook)
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Macy
Rick Ferrell ...
Pindar
James 'Texas Blood' Brown ...
Wesley
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It seems that masked men are knocking over the floating crap games of Chalky and Pete. Chalky and Pete hire the cool, loose, elegant Mr. T to fix things. Then, the masked manipulators set up the death of a collector for a rival gang lord. It looks like it's up to T to keep a gang war from breaking out, keep the police off his back, and earn his fee from Chalky and Pete. Then things get complicated. A pool hall, a boxing gym, women's well-furnished apartments, and the mean streets of L.A. give T room to sort out what seems from what is. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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One cat... who plays like an army! See more »

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Action | Crime | Drama

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14 April 1973 (Japan)  »

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Detective g  »

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

One of the films included in "The Fifty Worst Films of All Time (And How They Got That Way)" by Harry Medved and Randy Lowell. See more »

Goofs

When Chalky and Pete are about to get into T's car, a microphone is clearly visible at the bottom of the screen. See more »

Quotes

Cleo, T's Girl: Should I be worried for you?
Mr. T: Yeah, worry. That's real good for you, and it helps a lot. Shit, baby, there's nothin' to worry about. Be cool.
Cleo, T's Girl: If I didn't love you, I wouldn't even ask, baby.
Mr. T: Later.
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Referenced in So Wrong They're Right (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Don't Mess With Mister
T""
Composed and performed by Marvin Gaye
Arranged by Jack Hayes and Leo Shuken
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"He's got two guns: one to stop trouble, and one to make it!
14 December 1998 | by (Seattle) – See all my reviews

One badass flick, man!

T defines cool!

He wears 600$ suits, drives a 10,000$ car. Raised in the streets he's been a man since he was a kid!

If you rub him the wrong way, he'll blow up in your face!


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