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Sprung (1997)

 -  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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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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 ...
Godzilla Nuts Suspect
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)  »

Also Known As:

Cazadores cazados  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$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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Connections

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

Soundtracks

I'll Write a Song for You
Performed by Earth Wind & Fire
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
Written by Philip Bailey / Al McKay (as Al McKaye) / Stephen Beckmeier (as Steve Beckmeier)
Published by EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
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Funny romantic black comedy
8 June 2002 | by (Woodbridge,VA) – See all my reviews

Sprung was one of the funniest black romantic comdies releaded in 1997. While it's not good as the vastly superior Love Jones it does have a lot of charm. I remeber seeing this film after my first high school sweetheart broke up with me. The prison line up scene is very funny. Joe Torry and Paula Jai Parker steal almost every scene there in with their funny one-liners. Director Rusty Cundiff is very taltented and it's a shame he's hasn't made any films since this one.


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