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Murder Was the Case: The Movie (1995)

Video  -  Short | Comedy | Crime  -  14 February 1995 (USA)
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Follows the exploits of Snoop Doggy Dogg as he gets shot, and makes a deal with the devil to survive.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Silky Slim (segment "Doggy Dogg World") / Himself (other segments) (as Snoop Doggy Dogg)
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JC'
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Himself
Goldie Williams ...
Looney
Banco Outlaw ...
Shavel
Miya McGhee ...
Tammey
Cylk Cozart ...
Paramedic #1
Bruce Williams ...
Paramedic #2
Sam Sneed ...
Himself
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Store Owner
Ricky Harris ...
Eyewitness / Ta-Dow / Snoop's Father
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Drunk #1
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Drunk #2
Mikki Blair ...
Girl #1
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Follows the exploits of Snoop Doggy Dogg as he gets shot, and makes a deal with the devil to survive.

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In Beloved Memory: Calvin Broadus (1972-1994)


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Who Am I (What's My Name)
Written by Snoop Dogg (as Cordozar Broadus), Dr. Dre (as Andre Young), Jerome Brailey,
George Clinton (I), Bootsy Collins, Mose Robert Davis, Garry Shider, David Spradley and Bernie Worrell
Contains samples of "Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof off the Sucker)" and "P-Funk Wants to Get Funked Up" by Parliament,
" (Not Just) Knee Deep" by Funkadelic, "Atomic Dog" by George Clinton, "Funkin' 4 Jamaica" by Tom Browne and "Pack of Lies" by The Counts
By Snoop Dogg (as Cordozar Broadus) & Dr. Dre (as Andre Young)
Performed by Snoop Dogg
Courtesy of Death Row Records
Contains samples from "Watching You"
By Steve Arrington, Steve Washington, Raymond Turner, Daniel Webster & Mark Adams and "I Get Lifted"
By Harry Wayne Casey (as Harry Casey) & Richard Finch
Performed by KC & The Sunshine Band
Courtesy of Rhino Entertainment Company
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
And courtesy of EMI Records Ltd.
Under license from EMI-Capitol Music Special Markets
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A terrible 18-minute film with unrealistic gunbattle scenes.
2 December 2002 | by (Ann Arbor, MI) – See all my reviews

I bought the DVD to this movie, and although it had many of

Snoop Dogg's music videos and concert footage, the actual short

film itself was pretty bad. It generally centered around a short

gunbattle scene in front of a liquor store and it was pretty bad. It

was unrealistic and wasnt very exciting at all. But thats it. Dont

bother renting or buying this movie. The regular version includes

the 18-minute short film combined with 36 minutes more of

concert and other footage for a total film length of 54 minutes. But

this movie was bad. Even if you consider watching it at a friend's

house, try to avoid this turkey and do something better with your

time. AVOID THIS FILM


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