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Kiss Shot (1989)

PG | | Drama | TV Movie 11 April 1989
A detached black mother loses her job and also the ability to pay back her credit. She recalls her billiard skills and begins to play for money. Will she be cool enough to be a pro in such ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Whoopi Goldberg ... Sarah Collins
Dennis Franz ... Max Fleischer
Tasha Scott Tasha Scott ... Jenny
David Marciano ... Rick Powell
Teddy Wilson ... Billy Tatum
Dorian Harewood ... Kevin Merrick
Adilah Barnes ... Amanda Gilbert
Charles Branklyn Charles Branklyn
Phyllis Coates
Richard Dupell Richard Dupell
Bob Ernst Bob Ernst
Eva Gholson Eva Gholson
Michael Halton Michael Halton
Chuck L. Hilbert Chuck L. Hilbert
Kathryn Keats Kathryn Keats
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A detached black mother loses her job and also the ability to pay back her credit. She recalls her billiard skills and begins to play for money. Will she be cool enough to be a pro in such a game? Things get worse when she falls in love with an opponent. Written by Shey Weaver

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Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 April 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sarahs großes Spiel See more »

Filming Locations:

San Jose, California, USA

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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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In the biker bar, the group of bikers sitting/standing around watching them play was a real group of Harley Owners Group (HOG) members. See more »

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It ain't the Hustler, but...
16 September 2000 | by edgein15See all my reviews

This TV movie was better than I'd expect from its Less Than $10 placement at the video store. Dennis Franz provides some real grit in a flick whose writing ranks a few notches above its formula origin. The ending is a cop-out, though. And can anyone ANYONE please tell me the purpose of those many insect-eye-view camera shots in its relationship to a pool game? Anyone...anyone?


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