A realistic look into the lives of real pimps such as Ice-T, Don "Magic" Juan and others. Alongside real hookers, thugs and their clients on the mean streets of various cities within America.

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A realistic look into the lives of real pimps such as Ice-T, Don "Magic" Juan and others. Alongside real hookers, thugs and their clients on the mean streets of various cities within America.

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pretty good documentary
23 April 2003 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

pretty good stuff, given the surge of interest into "pimpin" through rap music....

look for mike epps (next friday, friday after next, how high, bait) in an uncredited role doing a stand-up role at one of the pimp shows.


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