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The Return of Superfly (1990)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  9 November 1990 (USA)
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This is a sequel to the movie, Superfly. In it Nathan Purdee is now playing the role of Priest who was played by Ron O'Neal in the previous movie. In it Eddie, Priest's old partner, was ... See full summary »

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Joey Maxwell (as Leonard Thomas)
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Tom Perkins
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Hector Estrada
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Nate Cabot (as Sam Jackson)
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Manuel (as Luis Ramos)
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Sarge Joyner
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Irene Gates
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Jasmine Jackson
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This is a sequel to the movie, Superfly. In it Nathan Purdee is now playing the role of Priest who was played by Ron O'Neal in the previous movie. In it Eddie, Priest's old partner, was killed. Now Priest who has been living in France and who is no longer a drug dealer, visits. And he sets to find the ones who killed Eddie, and to get them. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Somethin' Like Dis
Performed by CPO
(Lil Nation / M.C. Ren / Young D / James Brown / Fred Wesley / Charles Bobbitt)
Published by M.C. Ren Muzik/Donna Dijon Music
Adm. by Next Decade Entertainment (ASCAP/BMI)
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One Of The Worst Movies Ever Made!!
21 July 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of the worst movies ever made!! I was so dissapointed when I saw this, I almost walked out! I was thinking that this would pick up where the original "SuperFly" left of. The plot, if it was one, was lost at the beginning. The actor who played "Priest", I don't even remember this guys name, but he couldn't act to save his life. Margaret Avery, ("Color Purple", "Which Way Is Up?") who is a pretty good actress, was totally lost in this horrible movie. This movie was just plain terrible. Bad writing, bad directing, bad acting, it was just plain BAD!!! You couldn't even pay me to see this again, that's how bad it was!! No wonder Ron O'Neal didn't reprise his role as Priest, it was BAD!! This movie is a total waste of time.


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