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Sprung (1997)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  14 May 1997 (USA)
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Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out ... See full summary »

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Brandy (as Tisha Campbell)
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Montel
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Adina
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Clyde
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Detective
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Veronica
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Grand Daddy
Loretta Jean ...
Bride's Mother
Ronnie Willis ...
Party Guard
John Ganun ...
Patrol Officer #1
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Patrol Officer #2
Ron Brooks ...
Watch Commander
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First Suspect
Moon Jones ...
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Bobby Mardis ...
Foreign Suspect
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Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out that she's been fooled, she becomes Clyde's worst enemy. Meanwhile Montel and Brandy fall in love and plan to marry, and Adina and Clyde try to do everything to stop them. Written by Anonymous

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Way Past Whipped!

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for some strong sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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14 May 1997 (USA)  »

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Cazadores cazados  »

Box Office

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$3,002,040 (USA) (16 May 1997)

Gross:

$7,553,105 (USA) (25 July 1997)
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Goofs

When Clyde is being punched by Adina, his briefs become shorts for one shot before reverting to briefs again. See more »

Quotes

nm0868957Clyde: [to Adina] I ain't Harry and you definitely ain't Sally.
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Spoofs Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) See more »

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I Got What You Need
Performed by Ayana
Written by Ayana & Dale Harewood
Published by Pecot Music Co. (ASCAP)/Subliminal Music (ASCAP)
Produced by H&H Productions
Courtesy of Avatar Records
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Starts off funeeee . . .
1 March 2004 | by (Atlanta, GA) – See all my reviews

This movie starts off hilariously . . . then tapers off into less laughs. This is unlike one of the director's other films, Fear of a Black Hat, where the humor was constant throughout the movie. Some good one liners and physical comedy but you *have* to see the police line-up scene with John Witherspoon. Truly funny!

This movie starts off hilariously . . . then tapers off into less laughs. This is unlike one of the director's other films, Fear of a Black Hat, where the humor was constant throughout the movie. Some good one liners and physical comedy but you *have* to see the police line-up scene with John Witherspoon. Truly funny!


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