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IF YOU LIKED...I'm Gonna Git You Sucka!, Darktown Strutters...
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He's also starred in Shaft, Cleopatra Jones, Car Wash and I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, but it was when he landed a role alongside silver screen legend Anthony Quinn in director Barry Shear's Seventies cop movie Across 110th Street that his career took off.
The Wayans have been to this well before with their blaxploitation spoof I'm Gonna Get You Sucka. But this time, the bucket's definitely come up full to the brim.
THE REEL LOWDOWN IF YOU LIKED...I'm Gonna Git You Sucka!, Darktown Strutters...
Hall James Brown Himself It may not soar consistently enough to be considered the "Airplane!" of blaxploitation pics--"I'm Gonna Git You, Sucka!" (1988) remains the top contender for that label--but "Undercover Brother" is a frequently inspired hit-and-miss burlesque that definitely hits more than it misses.
(His complaint: Scary Movie "broke the penis barrier" by showing an honest-to-gosh male member and still getting an R rating.) I'm also delighted that director Keenen Ivory Wayans, who has rained so much pleasure upon the world since the days of In Living Color and I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, has beaten at the box office such would-be blockbusters as The Patriot and Gone in 60 Seconds, and on a fraction of their budgets.
Dolittle, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka!, New Jack City and Lethal Weapon 4.
We will showcase these young men one by one in a three-part series beginning this month with Hectic, a Hunter's Point resident, who lives just up the hill from Thrashers worldwide headquarters here in the Sucka Free.--Tony Vitello
(It probably helped that the director already cut his teeth on the blaxploitation spoof "I'm Gonna Get You, Sucka!") Unlike most spoofs of this helter-skelter sort, "Scary Movie", manages an impressively huge score in the hit-or-miss gag ratio.
After co-writing and producing the concert film Eddie Murphy Raw and writing/ directing/starring in I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, he caught the attention of television executives who signed him to create his own comedy/variety show.
There's no way you are going to tempt this sucka into the open with a few smelly cod.
And now it lives again, thanks to a new black independent, Keenen Ivory Wayans, and his hilarious revival of the genre, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka. As writer-director-star, Wayans returns to the genre van Peebles founded and turns it into farce, in the manner of Mad magazine-style spoofs such as Airplane!