Jack Spade returns from the army in his old ghetto neighbourhood when his brother, June Bug, dies. Jack declares war on Mr. Big, powerful local crimelord. His army is led by John Slade, his childhood idol who used to fight bad guys in the 70s.

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  1. Keenen Ivory Wayans

    Author, Director

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  1. Keenen Ivory Wayans

    Keenen Ivory Wayans

    Jack Spade

  2. Bernie Casey

    Bernie Casey

    John Slade

  3. Isaac Hayes

    Isaac Hayes


  4. Jim Brown

    Jim Brown


  5. John Vernon

    John Vernon

    Mr. Big

  6. Steve James

    Steve James

    Kung Fu Joe

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 28m

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Revenue -

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  • December 14, 1988
    R, Theatrical



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