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Third World Cop (1999)

Loose cannon cop Capone returns to his home town of Kingston to join a group of officers fighting organised crime in the area. On his first day he uncovers gun smuggling operation that may ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Capone
Mark Danvers ...
Ratty
Carl Bradshaw ...
One Hand
Audrey Reid ...
Rita
Winston 'Bello' Bell ...
Floyd
Angie Fielder ...
Tina
Lenford Salmon ...
Not Nice
Desmond Ballentine ...
Deportee
Elephant Man ...
Tek-9
Andrew 'Nittie Kutchie' Reid ...
Crime
Devon 'Angel Doolas' Douglas ...
Razor
Winsome Wilson ...
Carla
Ronald 'Too Small' Small ...
Bodyguard
John Jones ...
Supt. Lewis
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TV announcer
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Storyline

Loose cannon cop Capone returns to his home town of Kingston to join a group of officers fighting organised crime in the area. On his first day he uncovers gun smuggling operation that may be connected with lead criminal Oney. However his old crew, led by Ratty, also are involved leading Capone to a choice between his job and his old crew. Written by bob the moo

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Action | Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, some strong sexuality, language and drug content | See all certifications »
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14 April 2000 (USA)  »

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Opening Weekend:

$15,465 (USA) (14 April 2000)

Gross:

$40,717 (USA) (1 September 2000)
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At the time, the biggest grossing film in Jamaica ever. See more »

Quotes

Capone: If you don't want to end up like your brother in the chocolate box, you'd better tell me where they hang out. Understand?
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Soundtracks

Police and Thieves
Written by Junior Murvin (as J. Murvin) and Lee 'Scratch' Perry (as L. Perry)
Performed by Luciano
Courtesy of Palm Pictures, LLC
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Better than most shot on video films is worth taking the time to see
13 August 2008 | by (Glen Cove, New York) – See all my reviews

Small town cop in Jamaica returns to Kingston to fight organized crime through his effective but not always nice methods.

Normally I dislike shot on video dramas since they come off as ultra cheap an inept, this film however bucks the trend is a pretty good little crime drama. The action is quite good and has a realistic feel and the performances are there and not the typical sort of posturing one often finds in films of this sort. It all works. Best of all the video production actually adds an immediacy that most movies shot on film don't have. This is one to consider if it hits cable or you see it in blockbuster. Its not the be all and end all but its worth a shot if you're doing a double feature.


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