The Great White Hype1996

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The Great White Hype
Directed by:
Reginald Hudlin

Released on May 03 of 1996 in the USA, "The Great White Hype" (also known as "K.O.mödie, Eine", "Grande promessa, La") is a Comedy/Sport film directed by Reginald Hudlin . Samuel L. Jackson and Jeff Goldblum are starring, alongside Peter Berg, Corbin Bernsen, Jon Lovitz and Cheech Marin.

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Who is the director of "The Great White Hype":

The Great White Hype was directed by Reginald Hudlin, an American actor, writer, director, and producer.

Before directing The Great White Hype, Reginald Hudlin had directed Boomerang, released in 1992, House Party (1990). Since, he directed The Ladies Man, released in 2000.

When was "The Great White Hype" released:

The Great White Hype was initally released in the United States on Friday, May 03, 1996. Also released on Friday, May 03, 1996 have been Le Garu (dir. Maurice Pialat), Barb Wire (dir. David Hogan), Captives (dir. Angela Pope), and The Craft (dir. Andrew Fleming). This was twenty-three (23) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 20, 1996 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, August 21, 1996 in Germany and on Thursday, August 08, 1996 in Australia.

What is the casting of "The Great White Hype":

At the casting of The Great White Hype we find Samuel L. Jackson, previously seen in Fluke (1995) and Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995); Jeff Goldblum (Powder (1995), Nine Months (1995)); Peter Berg (Girl 6 (1996), F.T.W. (1994)) [ more... ]

  • Rocky Carroll and Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum can also be seen in Fathers & Sons, released in 1992.
  • Samuel L. Jackson and Jon Lovitz also appeared in Loaded Weapon 1, released in 1993.
  • Rocky Carroll and Salli Richardson also appeared in Prelude to a Kiss, released in 1992.
  • Jamie Foxx and Samuel L. Jackson can be seen in Django Unchained, released in 2012.

What is the Storyline of "The Great White Hype":

James "The Grim Reaper" Roper (Damon Wayans), the undefeated heavyweight boxing champ of the world, defeats his latest challenger with ease and visits an after-party thrown by the Rev. Fred Sultan (Samuel L. Jackson), a conniving and manipulative businessman who also acts as Roper's fight promoter. The Sultan relays some bad news to everyone: The fight was a financial flop. He deduces the reason that boxing events have become far less profitable is because audience members are sick of watching only [...]

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