A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money.During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for Shame's expulsion from the force. He must also deal with two women, Angela, a beautiful old flame, and Peaches, his energetic but annoying sidekick.
He's armed and dangerously funny.
23 November 1994 (USA)
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Gross USA: $29,392,418
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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When Shame and Mendoza square off in the final fight scene, Mendoza fights in the style of Muy Thai; utilizing his elbows and knees more than his fists and feet. See more
At the end before peaches gets caught by Mendoza inside the mall, she was hiding behind the mall's water source, accidently turns it on and crawls away, as she crawls away you can see through the water source's marble a reflecion of a crew member crawling as well, meaning he's behind the camera of the shooting scene. See more
I'll go take me a shower and pretend that I didn't wake up in The Crying Game!
Written by Michael Münzing
(as Benito Benitez), Luca Anzilotti
(as John Garrett III), The 45 King
(as Mark James), Chill Rob G
(as Robert Frazier) and Toni C.
Performed by Chill Rob G
Courtesy of EMI Records USA, A Division of ERG
under license from CEMA Special Markets See more