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Sunset Park (1996)

R | | Drama, Sport | 26 April 1996 (USA)
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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$10,000,000 (USA)
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Feature film debuts for Talent Harris and Antwon Tanner. See more »

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[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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Keep On Keepin' On
Written by Jermaine Dupri, MC Lyte, Michael Jackson (as M. Jackson)
Produced by Jermaine Dupri for So So Def Productions
Performed by MC Lyte featuring Xscape
MC Lyte appears courtesy of First Priority Music/Elektra Entertainment Group
Xscape appears courtesy of So So Def Recordings, Inc./Columbia 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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