A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money.During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for Shame's expulsion from the force. He must also deal with two women, Angela, a beautiful old flame, and Peaches, his energetic but annoying sidekick. Written by
He's armed and dangerously funny.
23 November 1994 (USA)
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Gross USA: $29,392,418
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
Shame tells the bodyguard/thug (played by Sven-Ole Thorsen
) to "say hello to Arnold for me" before hitting him with the gun. Thorsen has appeared on screen in nine different Arnold Schwarzenegger
movies, did stunts and training for actors and stuntmen in many others, and was actually introduced to the movie business by Arnold, who knew him from when they used to do bodybuilding competitions together. See more
After the bad guys try to kill Shame while he is driving the jeep, he uses the jeeps 4 wheel drive to drive over their car from front to back. He then backs his jeep into the back of their car. He pulls forward, so he can ram them again. And suddenly the bad guys car has turned 90 degrees to the right. Shame then backs into the side of their car sending them rolling off the cliff. Before he backs into them for the second time, they should have still been rear to rear. See more
Shame might be soft on you, but I can see through all that Maybelline. And I know you ain't nothin' but a gold-diggin' skank, tryin' to get a man for everything he's got, but I'ma tell you like this: You hurt Shame again, and you betta watch yo' back!
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Written by James Harris III (p/k/a Jimmy Jam
), Terry Lewis
The Isley Brothers
, Chris Jasper
Performed by Raja-Nee
Courtesy of Perspective Records
contains sample of "Make Me Say It Again, Girl"
Written by The Isley Brothers
and Chris Jasper
Performed by The Isley Brothers
Courtesy of Epic Records See more