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Pimps Up, Ho's Down (1998)

A realistic look into the lives of real pimps such as Ice-T, Don "Magic" Juan and others. Alongside real hookers, thugs and their clients on the mean streets of various cities within America.

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Brent Owens
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Bishop Don Magic Juan ... Himself
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A realistic look into the lives of real pimps such as Ice-T, Don "Magic" Juan and others. Alongside real hookers, thugs and their clients on the mean streets of various cities within America.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content and pervasive language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 1998 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Dumni alfonsi i ich pokorne prostytutki See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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The only pimping movie with good interviews and plenty of trashy people to laugh at
11 January 2006 | by Godof1967See all my reviews

a rare glimpse in to the pimping lifestyle, shows just how a ridiculous amount of money can be wasted on providing just the right trashy pimped-out look. although this documentary can be a little bit slow in parts, it's one of those films where you say to yourself "i'm so glad i saw it once, but probably wouldn't sit through it again".

I rated a 9 due to unique content. i've seen other documentaries about pimping, none really have the content that this does. the pimps interviewed in this film were very open and contribute a lot of information to make this documentary something special.

Fur coats, over-sized pointless jewelry, big shiny classic cars.


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