A dramatization of the life of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault (Don Cheadle), with a lot of factual based occurrences. A reformed junkie returns from prison to clean up his act and devote the rest of his life to the young kids of Harlem. 1996 was the 25th anniversary of the first tournament named after him. Written by
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From the mean streets of Harlem come the greatest basketball player the world has never known.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for graphic drug use, strong language, some sexuality and a scene of violence
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Colin Cheadle, Don Cheadle's younger brother plays young Earl. See more
Earl "The Goat" Manigault
You want the ball? Go get it! You country-ass nigga, man. You ain't know shit about basketball! Man, just fuck you, man! Fuck this whole fucking place, man!
A Place in the Sun
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