MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,650 this week

Sprung (1997)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  14 May 1997 (USA)
4.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.9/10 from 763 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 11 critic

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 »

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: August

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in August.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

Related News

Phil Ramone obituary
| The Guardian - TV News
Phil Ramone obituary
| The Guardian - Film News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 05 May 2012
 
a list of 9975 titles
created 16 Mar 2013
 
a list of 305 titles
created 10 Nov 2013
 
a list of 39 titles
created 15 Jan 2014
 
a list of 20 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Sprung" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Sprung (1997)

Sprung (1997) on IMDb 4.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Sprung.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Booty Call (1997)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Two friends who have gone too long without sex set out to get some.

Director: Jeff Pollack
Stars: Jamie Foxx, Tommy Davidson, Vivica A. Fox
Woo (1998)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Gorgeous and extravert Woo meets insecure and straight-laced law clerk Tim at a blind date.

Director: Daisy von Scherler Mayer
Stars: Jada Pinkett Smith, Tommy Davidson, Duane Martin
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An arrogant career woman plays a series of heartless mind-games with her boyfriend to "put him in line," only to discover that he has a few tricks up his own sleeve.

Director: Mark Brown
Stars: Vivica A. Fox, Morris Chestnut, Anthony Anderson
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money.During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ... See full summary »

Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans
Stars: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Charles S. Dutton, Jada Pinkett Smith
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A woman must contend with rival strippers and her boss in an attempt to make a legitimate living.

Director: Ice Cube
Stars: LisaRaye McCoy, Dick Anthony Williams, Judyann Elder
Held Up (1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

While they're on vacation in the Southwest, Rae finds out her man Michael spent their house money on a classic car, so she dumps him, hitching a ride to Vegas for a flight home. A kid ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Rash
Stars: Jamie Foxx, Nia Long, Barry Corbin
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Three women each claim to be the widow of 1950s doo-wop singer Frankie Lymon, claiming legal rights to his estate.

Director: Gregory Nava
Stars: Halle Berry, Vivica A. Fox, Lela Rochon
Bébé's Kids (1992)
Animation | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

To impress his new girlfriend, a man agrees to look after her friend's kids, only to find that they are uncontrollably rambunctious.

Director: Bruce W. Smith
Stars: Faizon Love, Robin Harris, Vanessa Bell Calloway
Caught Up (1998)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

She caught his eye. He was caught off guard. Now Daryl Allen is caught in the line of fire. After six years behind bars, a reformed street hood(Bokeem Woodbine) puts down his gun and ... See full summary »

Director: Darin Scott
Stars: Bokeem Woodbine, Cynda Williams, Damon Saleem
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Fun-loving Bobby is a mail boy in a big firm, but he has a trump card, his best friend Waymon, a "white" African-American who is almost a partner in the firm. They make a deal: Waymon will ... See full summary »

Directors: Kevin Hooks, Rolando Hudson
Stars: Tommy Davidson, Joseph C. Phillips, Anne-Marie Johnson
Love Jones (1997)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Darius Lovehall is a young black poet in Chicago who starts dating Nina Moseley, a beautiful and talented photographer. While trying to figure out if they've got a "love thing" or are just ... See full summary »

Director: Theodore Witcher
Stars: Larenz Tate, Nia Long, Isaiah Washington
Class Act (1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Duncan is a genius straight A student, Blade is juvenile delinquent. But because of a mix up with their school records, everyone thinks each is the other one. Now, Duncan kind of likes the ... See full summary »

Director: Randall Miller
Stars: Christopher Reid, Christopher Martin, Andre Rosey Brown
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Brandy (as Tisha Campbell)
...
Montel
...
Adina
...
Clyde
...
Detective
...
Veronica
...
Grand Daddy
Loretta Jean ...
Bride's Mother
Ronnie Willis ...
Party Guard
John Ganun ...
Patrol Officer #1
...
Patrol Officer #2
Ron Brooks ...
Watch Commander
...
First Suspect
Moon Jones ...
Godzilla Nuts Suspect
Bobby Mardis ...
Foreign Suspect
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Way Past Whipped!

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 May 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cazadores cazados  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$7,553,105 (USA) (25 July 1997)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

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.
See more »

Connections

References Night of the Living Dead (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

If It Ain't Love
Performed by Keystone
Written by Tyrone Taylor and Will Gardener
Produced by Tyrone Taylor and Will Gardener for 718 Productions
Co-Produced by Sasho Mase and Steve Drakeem for Dutch Masters Productions
Published by Seven One Eight Music Publishing/Iron Will Music (BMI)
Courtesy of Qwest Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
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!


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Clyde + Adina's Sex Scene. Mysticdragon504
just saw it for the first time (i like it!) that_lady
song blackrussian
Can anybody help me? got2bmor
Timbaland and Magoo - You Got This Party Started Thaiger
2 Songs... What songs were playing ThaQuotable
Discuss Sprung (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?