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The Janky Promoters (2009)

Two shady concert promoters (Cube and Epps) get into hot water when their chance to book a superstar rapper goes awry.

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Marcus Raboy

Writer:

Ice Cube
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ice Cube ... Russell Redds
Mike Epps ... Jellyroll
Jeezy ... Young Jeezy (as Young Jeezy)
Lahmard J. Tate ... Percy (as Lahmard Tate)
Darris Love ... Mondo
Julio Oscar Mechoso ... John Glanville
Little JJ ... Yung Semore (as Lil' JJ James Lewis)
Glenn Plummer ... Officer Ronnie Stixx
Juanita Jennings ... Momma
Aloma Wright ... Ms. Ann
Jowharah Jones Jowharah Jones ... Loli Tyson
Tamala Jones ... Regina
Joey Greco ... Kevin Maline
Bob Stephenson ... Cameraman
Paul Webster ... Rent-A-Wreck Employee
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Two shady concert promoters (Cube and Epps) get into hot water when their chance to book a superstar rapper goes awry.

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Music

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive language, some drug and sexual content | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 October 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Janky Promoters See more »

Filming Locations:

Glendale, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,702, 18 October 2009, Limited Release
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This is the fourth time that Mike Epps and Ice Cube have starred in a movie together. The first three films were All About the Benjamins, Next Friday, and Friday After Next. See more »

Quotes

Kevin Maline: Do you know you're sleeping with a married woman?
Jellyroll: Do you know that I don't give a fuck?
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References The Price Is Right (1972) See more »

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Break It Down
Performed by Jutbox
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For all of you bad critics
20 November 2009 | by danceability-1See all my reviews

For all of you bad critics.

I've been looking at the comments people make on movies. all I have to say to the bad critics is a few comments. Most of you who rate these movies based on it's cinematic beauty and character, never take the time to view it for what it was meant. These movies are all great in my book, one being because they are things that I have seen since I was 8 years old and still see today, so I can relate to them. Which is what they are, stories that are told for the enjoyment of people who can relate to them and to show those who cannot, the reality that these characters lived in relation to real life situations.

But since we have a lot of people who were born with silver spoons in their mouth trying to make their voices be the base of the percussion line, they can and will never see it that way. Every time they watch a movie their looking at the camera detail, the acting to be 10 stars, the story to be about white houses with picket fences and a happy ending under a rainbow, while we who relate to the story always think the movie was great because it speaks for us, it lets everyone who see's it know that these things do happen, regardless of it's budget and cinematography.

So to all you bad movie critics, My advice to you is to stop watching these movies that you cannot relate to, or just stop being a critic and just keep it to yourself.


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