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Marci X (2003)

A Jewish-American Princess is forced to take control of a hard-core hip-hop record label and tries to rein the one of the label's most controversial rappers.

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While delivering an award to her humanitarian father Ben Feld, the stylish wealthy Jewish Caucasian Marci Feld is surprised by the attack of the conservative senator Mary Ellen Spinkle to her father in the media. The motive is the lyrics of the rap "Shoot Ya' Teacha " sing by Dr. S and released by the hip-hop record label Felony Assault that belongs to Ben. He has a heart attack, and his daughter decides to assume the problem and negotiate a public excuse of Dr. S in the MTV Award. However, the bad boy sings a polemic song on television to humiliate Merci that gives senator Sprinkle the chance to promote the "Buttgate". Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Hip Hop Meets Shop Till You Drop. See more »

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Comedy | Music

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Rated R for language and sexual content | See all certifications »

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22 August 2003 (USA)  »

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I Marci ta 'paixe  »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$872,950 (USA) (24 August 2003)

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$1,646,664 (USA) (14 September 2003)
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Trivia

Chris Rock was offered the part of Dr. S but turned it down. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Rock said "It's the worst script I've ever gotten... I'd have been happier getting an envelope full of anthrax." See more »

Quotes

Kirstin: It's time for some sunshine... and some Prozac.
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Connections

Featured in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.124 (2011) See more »

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Power in My Pants
Music by Mervyn Warren
Lyric by Joseph Howard & Mervyn Warren
Performed by Damon Wayans
Produced by Mervyn Warren
Co-Produced by Derryck Thornton
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Why Lord Why Must this movie exist
17 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

When I saw this movie 3 years ago I was surprised at how awful it really was. I mean why the hell would you make this movie into a musical when none of the actors in it can sing? I thought this movie would be about Lisa Kudrow trying to act black, which would have been funny since she is the whitest girl I have ever seen, but the director decided not to go that route, like the title entails, and decided to make it into a romance musical which had a total of ONE funny moment. When Wayne's character starts singing "I wanna love you IN THE BUTT, IN THE BUTT, IN THE BUTT!!!" and all the backup singers had red targets painted on their rear ends. Thats about the only funny part of the movie, and you only laugh for a few seconds. Anyone who rated this movie a 10 either is a HUGE Waynes brother fan, or they love the smooth, sensual voice of Lisa Kudrow when she sings (FUBAR!)


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