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Baadasssss! (2004)

R 05/28/2004 (US) Drama 1h 48m

A Father - A Son - A Revolution

Overview

Director Mario Van Peebles chronicles the complicated production of his father Melvin's classic 1971 film, "Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song." Playing his father in the film, Van Peebles offers an unapologetic account of Melvin's brash and sometimes deceptive conduct on the set of the film, including questionable antics like writing bad checks, tricking a local fire department and allowing his son, Mario, to shoot racy sex scenes at the age of 11.

  1. Mario Van Peebles

    Director, Writer

  2. Dennis Haggerty

    Screenplay

  3. Melvin Van Peebles

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mario Van Peebles

    Mario Van Peebles

    Mario Van Peebles

  2. Joy Bryant

    Joy Bryant

    Priscilla

  3. Khleo Thomas

    Khleo Thomas

    Mario

  4. T. K. Carter

    T. K. Carter

    Bill Cosby

  5. Terry Crews

    Terry Crews

    Big T

  6. Ossie Davis

    Ossie Davis

    Granddad

  7. David Alan Grier

    David Alan Grier

    Clyde Houston

  8. Nia Long

    Nia Long

    Sandra

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Full Cast & Crew

Baadasssss!

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $365,248.00

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