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Up Against the 8 Ball (2004)

Two girls at a Historically Black College are strapped for cash to pay their senior year's tuition. In a pinch, they take their pool-hustling skills to Las Vegas to earn the money. But, winning at pool and love has it challenges.

Writer:

Ken Sagoes
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Cast

Credited cast:
Iva La'Shawn ... Krista Johnson
Tawny Dahl ... Monique Maguire
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chris Blount ... Lee Chen
Angela Bowie Angela Bowie ... Bootylicious
Kimba Clemmons Kimba Clemmons ... Kurt Johnson
Jay Cooper Jay Cooper ... J.T. Roberts
Alexeev Dismuke Alexeev Dismuke ... Fat Tony
Leroy Edwards III ... Marcus Pullman
Karim Imam ... Pool Player
Arnez J. ... Sid
C. Anthony Jackson C. Anthony Jackson ... Old team pool player
Honest John Honest John ... Old Man on Bus
Stacii Jae Johnson Stacii Jae Johnson ... Synthia
kittie KaBoom kittie KaBoom ... Laresha (as Kittie Troy)
James Kyson ... Bruce (as James Kyson-Lee)
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Storyline

Two girls at a Historically Black College are strapped for cash to pay their senior year's tuition. In a pinch, they take their pool-hustling skills to Las Vegas to earn the money. But, winning at pool and love has it challenges.

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Life is a hustle

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, some sexual content and brief drug use
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 November 2004 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA See more »

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Budget:

$350,000 (estimated)
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MEE Films See more »
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