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Sunset Park (1996)

R | | Drama, Sport | 26 April 1996 (USA)
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A white school teacher takes over a talented, but undisciplined black high school basketball team and turns them into a winning team.

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A white school teacher takes over a talented, but undisciplined black high school basketball team and turns them into a winning team.

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Rated R for some language and sexual references | See all certifications »
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26 April 1996 (USA)  »

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$10,000,000 (USA)
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In the fight scene fredro starr actually threw a punch at Terrance Howard by accident. After the scene was finished Terrance Howard was furious and had to calm himself down before getting back on set See more »

Quotes

[Shorty sees his girlfriend, Cheryl, talking to another man]
Shorty: Cheryl!... Cheryl!... CHERYL! . . .
Cheryl: Don't be callin' my name out all loud like that!
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References The Color Purple (1985) See more »

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High 'Til I Die
Written by Tupac Shakur and Tony Pizarro
Produced by Tony Pizarro for Audio-Tone Productions
Performed by Tupac Shakur (as 2Pac)
Courtesy of Death Row Records
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Sunset Park, what crap is this?
16 February 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

OK get past the ludicrous idea of Carla Tortelli as an inner city basketball coach who knows nothing about basketball and you still have a unbelievably poor cliche ridden sports movie that is probably the worst I have ever scene. Rhea should thank her lucky stars that her husband has enough money to produce bombs such as this. Do yourself a favor, don't waste the 99 minutes of your life that it would take to view this film.


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