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The L.A. Riot Spectacular (2005)

"The L.A. Riot Spectacular", an equal opportunity offender, is a surreal, funny, and provocative view of the participants and psychology that fueled the epochal 1992 events.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Snoop Dogg ... The Narrator
T.K. Carter ... Rodney
Charles S. Dutton ... The Mayor (as Charles Dutton)
Emilio Estevez ... Officer Powell
George Hamilton ... The King of Beverly Hills
Charles Durning ... The Lawyer
Christopher McDonald ... Officer Koon
Jonathan Lipnicki ... Tom Saltine Jr.
Ted Levine ... Tom Saltine
William Forsythe ... George Holliday
Ronny Cox ... The Chief
Jude Ciccolella ... The Assistant Chief
Ron Jeremy ... Arrestee
Tabitha Stevens ... Officer
Shay Roundtree ... Lil Monster
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"The L.A. Riot Spectacular", an equal opportunity offender, is a surreal, funny, and provocative view of the participants and psychology that fueled the epochal 1992 events.

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Comedy

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Rated R for pervasive language, violence, some sexual content and brief drug use | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 November 2006 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Snoop Dogg's Randale - Strasse Der Gewalt See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Performed by Snoop Dogg
Produced by Stan "Quazedelic" Harris
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One of The Funniest Films I've Ever Seen
2 June 2005 | by jbw242See all my reviews

As an avid movie fanatic I'd have to say that I have not laughed so hard in a long time. I saw this film with three friends at the Tribeca Film Festival and we all agreed that it was one of the funniest movies we've seen in years. Immediately after walking out of the theater and the entire evening afterward we could not stop thinking about the countless hilarious parts of this film. But at the same time the film does portray the seriousness of the riots that occurred in LA in the early 90s. The all-star cast, some of whom took on quite controversial roles, was fantastic. And along with the excellent editing between the actual video clips from the riots and the shots filmed for the movie, it made one great film. I can't wait for Rockhard Films to find a distributor for this film, because I have to see this movies again. The second I left the theater I wanted to watch it all over again. So if you are listening distribution companies...Pick Up This Film...Please!


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