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(1994)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Jeff Pollack

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Jeff Pollack ... (story) &
Benny Medina ... (story)
 
Barry Michael Cooper ... (screenplay) &
Jeff Pollack ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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David Bailey ...
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Motaw (as Sherwin David Harris)
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Starnes (as Henry Simmons II)
Iris Little Thomas ...
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Eric Nies ...
Bill Rafferty ...
Himself (as Bill Raftery)
James Williams ...
Richard Ray Kirkland ...
Tyrone Batista ...
Cinnamon Paige ...
Young Woman
Debra Rubins ...
Hostess
Jesse Williams ...
Official
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Official #2
Cuffee ...
Referee #1
Anthony Hargraves ...
Referee #2
Darien Berry ...
Lakeesha E. Allen ...
Monarch Cheerleader
Sherrese Clark ...
Monarch Cheerleader
Annie Charles ...
Monarch Cheerleader
Aspen Davis ...
Monarch Cheerleader
Charlene Levi ...
Monarch Cheerleader
Tameeka McKinney ...
Monarch Cheerleader
Dannell G. Ruiz ...
Monarch Cheerleader
Leslie Terrero ...
Monarch Cheerleader
Kenneth Bantum ...
Howard Bond ...
Troy Bowers ...
Roger Brooks ...
Dorian Graham ...
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Gill K. Kimble Jr. ...
Shabar Lassen ...
Franklin Martin ...
Bombers & Birdmen (as Frank Martin)
Troy Trusdale ...
Tracey Walston ...
Sam Worthen ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Cindy Birch ...
Birdie Girl (uncredited)
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Basketball Player (uncredited)
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Spectator (uncredited)
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Nutso (uncredited)
Bobbito Garcia ...
Player (uncredited)
Scott Andrew Miller ...
Player (uncredited)
James 'Speedy' Williams ...
Orange Team Player (uncredited)
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Produced by 

James D. Brubaker ... executive producer
Steve Greener ... associate producer
Mara Manus ... associate producer
Benny Medina ... producer
Aaron Meyerson ... associate producer
Jeff Pollack ... producer

Music by 

Marcus Miller

Cinematography by 

Tom Priestley Jr.

Film Editing by 

James Mitchell
Michael Ripps

Casting By 

Ellyn Long Marshall
Maria E. Nelson

Production Design by 

Ina Mayhew

Set Decoration by 

Paul Weathered

Costume Design by 

Karen Perry

Makeup Department 

Larry M. Cherry ... key hair stylist
C. Romania Ford ... additional makeup artist
Diane Ford ... additional makeup artist
Andrea Miller ... additional makeup artist
Ellie Winslow ... makeup artist

Production Management 

James D. Brubaker ... unit production manager
Diane Conn ... production supervisor
Joe Fineman ... executive in charge of post-production
Elizabeth Fox ... post-production supervisor
Deborah Moore ... executive in charge of production

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Parnes Cartwright ... second second assistant director
Howard McMaster ... assistant director
Mary Rae Thewlis ... key second assistant director
Brian A. York ... dga trainee

Art Department 

Anthony Baldasare ... on-set dresser
Diana Burton ... property assistant (as Diane E. Burton)
Suzanne E. Cestare ... set dresser
Sarah G. Conly ... scenic artist
Warren Drummond ... storyboard consultant
Arthur Dworin ... scenic artist
Douglas Fecht ... set dresser
Stephen Finkin ... set dresser
Nancy Griffith ... property master
Laura Iler ... property assistant
Mikhail Ivenitsky ... scenic artist
Diane Lederman ... assistant property master
Amy Martin ... art department assistant
Jeff Naparstek ... lead man
Glen Pangione ... construction coordinator
Dominic Toto ... property assistant
Mitch Towse ... set dresser
Steven P. Duchscherer ... property master: third unit (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Michael Barosky ... production sound mixer
Craig Berkey ... sound re-recording mixer / supervising sound editor
Tim Boggs ... adr editor
Mark Cookson ... sound effects editor
Louis Creveling ... dialogue editor
Lisle Engle ... sound effects editor
Robert Friedman ... foley walker
Sean Garnhart ... digital sound transfer engineer
Ginger Geary ... foley walker
Danielle Ghent ... foley editor
David Grant ... dialogue editor
Daniel S. Irwin ... dialogue editor
Dan Jamele ... dialogue editor
Darryl Linkow ... production sound mixer: additional photography
Tommy Louie ... boom operator
Derek Marcil ... adr mixer
David Melhase ... dialogue editor
Piero Mura ... sound effects editor (as Piero Murg)
Stewart Nelsen ... sound effects editor (as Stewart Nelson)
Darren Paskal ... sound facility
Paige Pollack ... foley walker
John Ross ... sound re-recording mixer
Craig Sadler ... sound effects editor
Joshua E. Schneider ... sound re-recording mixer
Steve Scoville ... dialogue editor
David Torres ... foley mixer
Paul Urmson ... sound effects editor
Mathew Waters ... sound effects editor (as Matt Waters)
Cory Coken ... additional adr artist (uncredited)

Stunts 

Harold Baines ... stunts
Richard Colbert ... stunts
Jake Crawford ... additional stunt coordinator
Kiante Elam ... additional stunts
Ousaun Elam ... additional stunts
Jalil Jay Lynch ... stunt youth #1
Monty L. Simons ... additional stunts
Jeff Ward ... stunt coordinator
Keith Leon Williams ... stunts (as Keith Hickles)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Dana Altomare ... additional first assistant camera
Bob Brennan ... grip
Jonathan Burkhart ... additional first assistant camera
Bill Cassidy ... grip
Joseph F. Coffey ... additional camera operator
Joe Collins ... additional second assistant camera
Craig DiBona ... camera operator: "a" camera
John Dolan ... grip
Liz Dory ... additional second assistant camera (as Elizabeth Dory)
John Finnerty ... grip (as John 'Spike' Finnerty)
Thomas Ford ... best boy electric (as Tom Ford)
Brad Goss ... best boy grip
Jeff Hand ... additional first assistant camera
Jonathan Herron ... additional camera operator
Kevin Janicei ... electrician
Miguel Jimenez ... electrician
Roberto Jiménez ... electrician
David Knox ... camera operator: "b" camera
Richard C. Kratina ... additional camera operator / director of photography: second unit
Ondrej Kubicek ... camera trainee
Gábor Kövér ... additional camera operator / camera operator: "b" camera
Sal Lanza ... grip
Eric Liebowitz ... still photographer
Deborah Lipman ... additional second assistant camera
Lauren Loughin ... additional second assistant camera
Edward W. Lowry ... dolly grip
Frances 'Buddy' McBride ... rigging gaffer
Charles Meere III ... electrician (as Charles E. Meere III)
Robert Merk ... electrician (as Rob 'Gel Master' Merk)
Peter Morei ... additional second assistant camera
Larry Orlick ... first assistant camera: "b" camera (as Lawrence Orlick)
Douglas Pellegrino ... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Ronald Plant ... key grip (as Ronnie Plant)
Paul Postelnicu ... additional second assistant camera
George Potter ... electrician
Chris Primavera ... grip
Frank Rinato ... second assistant camera: "b" camera
Daniel Sanabria ... additional first assistant camera
George Santo Pietro ... additional dolly grip
Gerard Sava ... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Joseph Sciretta ... electrician
Susan Starr ... additional first assistant camera
Rian Stocking ... electrician
Phillip Todd ... second assistant camera: second unit
Jon R. Tower ... gaffer
Robert Wagner ... director of photography: second unit

Casting Department 

Yolande Gerai ... extras casting
Keith Gunthorpe ... extras casting assistants
Ulysses Terrero ... extras casting assistants

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jennifer L. Bryan ... wardrobe supervisor
John Corbo ... additional wardrobe supervisor
Lynne Maureen Curtis ... assistant costume designer
Katrina Jeffries ... additional wardrobe
Estella Marie ... seamstress
Barry Mazurek ... assistant wardrobe supervisor
James Wilcox ... additional wardrobe supervisor

Editorial Department 

Elizabeth Castro ... assistant editor
Vartan Nazarian ... apprentice editor
Michael Ripps ... senior editor
Matvey Shatz ... color timer
James Stellar Jr. ... assistant editor
Amy Tompkins ... additional editor
Lynne Whitlock ... first assistant editor

Location Management 

Lys Hopper ... location consultant (as Lysbeth Hopper)
Joe Kelly ... location assistant
Isabelle Kostic Crosley ... location assistant
Scott Allen Logan ... location manager / location manager: additional photography
Vincent Taylor ... location assistant
Adam G. Williams ... locations department

Music Department 

Anita Camarata ... music supervisor
Toby Emmerich ... executive in charge of music: New Line
Earl Ghaffari ... music editor
Benny Medina ... music supervisor
Marcus Miller ... musician: musical score
Charles B. Underwood ... music producer

Transportation Department 

Will Jam Baker ... driver
Tom Beathe ... driver
Timothy P. Cassella ... driver
Albert Colella ... driver
Bob Donavan ... driver
John Featherstone ... driver
Michael Fennimore ... driver
Gus Fiein ... driver
William K. Gaskins ... driver
John P. Jones ... driver
Leonard Luizzi ... driver
Avie Shwartzbach ... driver
Charles Spillane ... driver
Barry Stanton ... driver
Barry Sweeney ... driver
George Washington ... driver
Carlos Williams ... driver

Other crew 

Anton Austin ... production intern
Carolyn Annette Benjamin ... production intern
Wayne 'jo-bear' Bristo ... set production assistant
Theodor A. Brown ... teamster captain
Cassandra Butcher ... unit publicist
Sharron Cannon ... assistant: Mr. Jeff Pollack / director of product placement
Eric E. Clark ... set production assistant
Edwin Davis ... production assistant
Kimberly Demek ... production intern
Maurice A. Dwyer ... production intern (as Maurice Dwyer)
Helena Echegoyen ... creative executive
Maurice 'pee-wee' Edwards ... assistant parking coordinator
Avy Eschenasy ... production attorney
Courtney Fain ... production assistant
Mary Garvey ... production intern
David Graham ... assistant location consultant
Timothy Gray ... production executive
David Guilbeau ... craft service (as David 'Cajun' Guilbeau)
Shannon M. Hawkins ... set production assistant
Tony Hoffman ... product placement
Deirdre Horgan ... script supervisor (as Deirdre Horgan Aska)
Jay Horne ... assistant location consultant
Kevin Jackson ... set production assistant
Rena Jordan ... production intern
William Keys ... production assistant
Richard Ray Kirkland ... technical basketball advisor
John 'yayha' Lyons ... key set production assistant
Jennifer Madeloff ... production intern
M.J. Magbanua ... assistant production office coordinator
Richard Mancuso ... assistant production accountant
Ginny Martino ... contracts administrator
Margaret McCourt ... production accountant (as Margaret Ann Mccourt)
Rafael Osorio ... set production assistant
Sharon Parker ... set production assistant
David Price ... production intern
Daniel Ramirez ... key office production assistants
Exile Ramirez ... office production assistant
Terry 't-bone' Rhodes ... parking coordinator
Dawn Murphy Riley ... production office coordinator
Gingi Rochelle ... set production assistant
Holly S. Rymon ... assistant production accountant
Peter Schön ... key office production assistant
Alan James Scott ... cast liaison
Felicia Standel ... production intern
Hasson Javieor Taylor ... production assistant
Neal Thompson ... title designer
Adolfo Vasquez ... production intern
Rick Washburn ... weapons coordinator
Katreniah L. Washington ... assistant: Mr. Brubaker
Cecil Watkins ... technical sports consultant
Sandra West ... production intern
H. Spencer Young ... production assistant
Ronald C. Briggs Jr. ... inventory services (uncredited)

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