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Snipes (2001)

 -  Action | Drama | Music  -  4 September 2002 (USA)
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Prolifik / Clarence
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Ceaser
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Mr. Triggs
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The Music Business Can Be Murder

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Rated R for violence, language, some drug use and brief nudity | See all certifications »
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$14,027 (USA) (6 September 2002)

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$17,958 (USA) (6 September 2002)
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Sam Jones III's first movie, however it was released two years later after his second movie, Zig Zag (2002) was released. See more »

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Underrated classic!
15 February 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

To me Snipes has one of the best plots I've seen in a movie. The action never stops and you can never once guess what will happen next. There is always another twist. Dean Winters is a great evil villain and he really makes you hate him. Zoe Saldana is gorgeous as always and a very good actress. Seeing Nelly in it was interesting but he played a part anyone could of played so I'm pretty impartial to his performance. Not bad but not amazing. This is a movie that never gets talked about or anything, and I'm surprised. It's one of my favorites and I recommend it to anyone who likes thrillers, gangster movies, crime dramas, and even rap movies.


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