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Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault (1996)

TV Movie  -   -  Biography | Drama | Sport  -  23 November 1996 (USA)
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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 ... See full summary »

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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 Richard Jones <rjo339@swbell.net>

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From the mean streets of Harlem come the greatest basketball player the world has never known.

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Rated R for graphic drug use, strong language, some sexuality and a scene of violence | See all certifications »
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Earl "The Goat" Manigault: You just keep on being like yourself, all right?
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A Place in the Sun
Written by Stevie Wonder
Performed by Stevie Wonder
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Don Cheadle
7 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

Don Cheadle is amazing in this movie. His reaction to his friend's overdose is a truly astonishing piece of acting. I don't know if he won any awards for this role, but he should have. If you have not seen this flick, you must.


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