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Blindspotting (2018)

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While on probation, a man begins to re-evaluate his relationship with his volatile best friend.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Daveed Diggs ... Collin
Rafael Casal ... Miles
Janina Gavankar ... Val
Jasmine Cephas Jones ... Ashley
Ethan Embry ... Officer Molina
Tisha Campbell-Martin ... Mama Liz
Utkarsh Ambudkar ... Rin
Kevin Carroll ... James
Nyambi Nyambi ... Yorkie
Jon Chaffin ... Dezz
Wayne Knight ... Patrick
Margo Hall ... Nancy
Ziggy Baitinger ... Sean 'Ziggy' Jones
Leland Orser ... Judge
Travis Parker Travis Parker ... Randall Marshall
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Storyline

Collin (Daveed Diggs) must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, Miles (Rafael Casal), work as movers and are forced to watch their old neighborhood become a trendy spot in the rapidly gentrifying Bay Area. When a life-altering event causes Collin to miss his mandatory curfew, the two men struggle to maintain their friendship as the changing social landscape exposes their differences. Explores the intersection of race and class set against the backdrop of Oakland.

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Rated R for language throughout, some brutal violence, sexual references and drug use | See all certifications »

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Trivia

"The Regiment Horns" listed in the closing credits for music are also the Horn Section for Justin Timberlake, on both the 20/20 Experience, and the Man of the Woods recording and tours. They also have appeared with Talib Kweli, Ne-Yo, Bruno Mars, Usher, and many many others. See more »

Quotes

Officer Molina: [on shooting Randall Marshall] I didn't mean to...
Miles: [dubious] You sure?
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Crazy Credits

AND TO ALL THE BAY AREA LANGUAGE ORIGINATORS, RAPPERS, POETS, HUSTLERS, PYMPS, PATNAS, MAINS, SIDES, OGS, DOPE FIENDS, BUYERS, SUPPLIERS, MOVERS, SHAKERS, HIPPIES, PARKIES, SQUARES, MARKS, NOODLES, J-CATS, CUTTIES, CUZOS, BRUH BRUHS, LIL BRUHS, BIG BRUHS, UNCLES, BIG HOMIES, AUNTIES, CITAS, GRAND CITAS, MOMMAS, CAPTAIN SAVE A HOES, RIDE OR DIES, DAY 1S, OLD HEADS, YOUNG BLOODS, BOPS, BEEZIES, BABAS, UMIS, KINFOLK, MACS, ETC. - GAME RECOGNIZES GAME See more »

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Referenced in AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Big 100 (2020) See more »

Soundtracks

Lights Down Low (Not Your Dope Remix)
Written by Max Schneider, Nathaniel Motte & Liam O'Donnell
Performed by Max Schneider (as MAX)
Published by Kobalt Music, B Unique Music, & EMI Blackwood
Courtesy of Crush Music & Sony Music Entertainment
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Fantastic and Original!
10 April 2019 | by antoniocasaca123See all my reviews

I found this movie fantastic and original. Although it has been largely ignored, at least until now, it is better than any of the films that have received nominations for the Oscars (and I say this because I have seen all of them and there are even good movies there). Promising future for the director and actors / scriptwriters of the film. Very good (8.5 / 10)


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Language:

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Release Date:

27 July 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blindspotting See more »

Filming Locations:

Oakland, California, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$338,999, 22 July 2018

Gross USA:

$4,333,394

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,006,989
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Dolby Atmos

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1.85 : 1
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