The Great White Hype

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Comedy Drama
  • Release year: 1996
  • Running time: 91 min
When boxing attendance and pay per view reaches an all time low, Las Vegas' most powerful and flamboyant promoter hatches a plan to find a white contender, hoping that the major hype will equal big-time bucks.
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When boxing attendance and pay per view reaches an all time low, Las Vegas' most powerful and flamboyant promoter hatches a plan to find a white contender, hoping that the major hype will equal big-time bucks.

Original Release

05/03/1996

US Release

05/03/1996

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Cast

Corbin Bernsen Peter Prince
Damon Wayans James 'The Grim Reaper' Roper / James "The Grim Reaper" Roper
Jeff Goldblum Mitchell Kane
Peter Berg Terry Conklin
Samuel L. Jackson Rev. Fred Sultan
Jamie Foxx Hassan El Ruk'n
Jon Lovitz Sol
John Rhys-Davies Johnny Windsor
Salli Richardson-Whitfield Bambi
Cheech Marin Julio Escobar
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Reginald Hudlin

Writers

Tony Hendra, Ron Shelton

Cast

Corbin Bernsen Peter Prince
Damon Wayans James 'The Grim Reaper' Roper / James "The Grim Reaper" Roper
Jeff Goldblum Mitchell Kane
Peter Berg Terry Conklin
Samuel L. Jackson Rev. Fred Sultan
Jamie Foxx Hassan El Ruk'n
Jon Lovitz Sol
John Rhys-Davies Johnny Windsor
Salli Richardson-Whitfield Bambi
Cheech Marin Julio Escobar
Rocky Carroll Artemus St. John Saint
Albert Hall Roper's Manager
Michael Jace Marvin Shabazz
Brian Setzer Himself / Self
Method Man Himself / Self
Deezer D Roper's Crony #2
Art Evans Minister
Duane Davis Palace Guard #1
Susan Gibney Vivian
Sam Whipple Artie

Producers

Editors

Earl Watson

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