Rockstar Rick James asks the A-team to help a friend and colleague of his, C.J. Mack, who is about to be released from Rockford State Penitentiary after ten years for dozing off in his ... See full summary »

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Rockstar Rick James asks the A-team to help a friend and colleague of his, C.J. Mack, who is about to be released from Rockford State Penitentiary after ten years for dozing off in his Maserati causing a fatal accident, as he stopped communicating. They are just in time to prevent him being killed by the dressed-up prisoners and real guard Quint who want him to tell the hiding place inside for the tapes he made of their hold-ups while on work details outside. It all goes to easy, and indeed two-faced prison warden Crichton gets his man Quint out and decides to eliminate C.J.- so the team gets Rick James and several major stars, including Lionel Richie, to offer doing a rock benefit no politician dares turn down, so they can get in as crewmen... Written by KGF Vissers

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5 November 1985 (USA)  »

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Rick James' first acting role. See more »

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When seen from behind at the concert near the start, both B.A. and Murdock seem very into the music, both giving each other five along to the music. When showing their faces in scenes surrounding this, B.A. seems a lot less impressed with Murdock's over the top attitude to the music. See more »

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Faceman: See, I'm, I'm James Peppich of the Central Bureau of Parol Applicants.
Devon Paige: [pulls a gun on him] Wrong. You are not anyone called James Peppich and there is no such thing as the devision of Parol Applications.
Faceman: Lucky for you! You'd be in a lot of trouble pointing that gun at me.
Devon Paige: I have a license to carry this. I also happen to be a very good shot and will have no trouble if I decide to shoot you.
Faceman: Let's avoid that at all costs!
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Glow
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