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Let's Do It Again (1975)

Two Atlanta men raise funds for their charity by rigging boxing matches in New Orleans but their tricks attract the mob's attention.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kansas City Mack
Bootney Farnsworth
Elder Johnson
Beth Foster
Dee Dee Williams
Bubbletop Woodson
Jody Tipps (as Paul E. Harris)
Lt. Bottomley
Morgan Roberts ...
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Talya Ferro ...
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Clyde Williams and Billy Foster are a couple of blue-collar workers in Atlanta who have promised to raise funds for their fraternal order, the Brothers and Sisters of Shaka. However, their method for raising the money involves travelling to New Orleans and rigging a boxing match. Using hypnotism, they turn the scrawny underdog into a super-confident fighting machine. They bet heavily on him, he wins easily, and they return to Atlanta with their money. All is fine until the gangsters conned by these two figure out what happened show up in Atlanta with a grudge. Now Williams and Foster have to rig the fight again so the gangsters can get their money back or they'll be killed. Can they do it again...? Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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It's the same two dudes from "Uptown Saturday Night"...but this time they're back with kid dyn-o-mite!


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Release Date:

11 October 1975 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aconteceu Outra Vez  »

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$70,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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John Amos, who plays Kansas City Mack, would go on to play Jimmy Walker's father in the television show "Good Times". See more »


Billy Foster: [Beth kisses Billy on cheek]
Beth Foster: That's for showing me one of the nicest times I've ever had in my life.
Billy Foster: Is, uh, that all I'm gonna get?
Beth Foster: That's all you gonna get in public.
Billy FosterBeth Foster: [Laughter. Billy grabs Beth's behind]
Beth Foster: [Squeals] Stop!
Beth Foster: You fresh thing!
Billy Foster: [Laughs] You know you love it.
Beth Foster: Yes, I do.
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Follows Uptown Saturday Night (1974) See more »


New Orleans
Music and Lyrics by Curtis Mayfield
Performed by the The Staple Singers
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Always good for laughs...
26 October 2004 | by (Chicago, Illinois) – See all my reviews

Although not as good as its predecessor, "Uptown Saturday Night", this sequel always provides some good laughs, especially if you overlook the wide-eyed Amos & Andy style acting of the principals (the worst perpetrator, oddly enough, being the typically stoic Sidney Poitier). Minstrel-esque hamming for the camera aside, this one is just plain fun to watch. Calvin Lockhart and John Amos are great comedic villains, almost playing their roles straight amidst the tom-foolery surrounding them.

As an African-American who grew up in the 70's, this and all the other Blaxploitation films provides a nostalgic, although somewhat exaggerated, look at life in the Black community. Put "Let's Do It Again" on a triple-bill with "Car Wash" and "Cooley High" and you'll have an entertaining blast from the past.

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