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Pootie Tang (2001)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 29 June 2001 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Pootie Tang
... Trucky
... Ireenie
... Dirty Dee
... Dick Lecter
... Biggie Shorty
... JB / Radio DJ / Pootie's Father
Mario Joyner ... Lacey
Cathy Trien ... Stacy
... Frank
... Anchor Woman
... Sheriff
... Shakey
Qiana Drew ... Singing Lady
Lorria Richards ... Singing Lady
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Storyline

Pootie Tang, the musician/actor/folk hero of the ghetto, is chronicled from his early childhood to his battles against the evil Corporate America, who try to steal his magic belt and make him sell out by endorsing addictive products to his people. Pootie must learn to find himself and defeat the evil corporation for all the young black children of America, supatime. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for sex-related material, language and drug content | See all certifications »
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29 June 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pootie Tang in Sine Your Pitty on the Runny Kine  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,506,233, 1 July 2001, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$3,293,258, 29 July 2001
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Patrice O'Neal auditioned for a role. See more »

Goofs

The 1970s flashback includes '80s and '90s cars. See more »

Quotes

Trucky: You can't beat a ho with a belt... they like that shit.
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Crazy Credits

Deleted scenes and bloopers are shown during the end credits. See more »

Connections

Spoofs On the Record with Bob Costas (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Ride Wit Me
by George Crosley, Derrick Garrett & Chris Liggio
Performed by CAS
Courtesy of Utopia Entertainment, Inc.
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Pootie Tang is the Sh*T
13 April 2006 | by See all my reviews

For those of you that don't get it, leave it alone. This is about fantasy, fun and escapism. Its meant to take you away from reality and make you laugh and it does just that. The acting was not meant to win awards or come close. It is supposed to be fun.

I love it! Don't hate cause you don't have it going on like Pootie Tang (LOL). All these men wish they could whip another man's butt with their belts and have all the women slobbering all over them without even having to speak!

Biggie Shortie is doing it! I think it was very creative. Its easy to do something that everyone else is trying to do. This and Half-Baked are classics


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