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R| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
Hitchhiker Martel "Too Sweet" Gordone (Leon Isaac Kennedy) gets a lift from prostitute Linda (Hazel Spears) in her van and travels with her to meet her clients. After a fight breaks out with the men, Gordone is knocked unconscious and awakens to find he has been wrongly charged with murder. As a way to protect himself in prison, Gordone starts fighting other inmates. This leads him to discover an underground boxing tournament, with the top prize being a prison release.

Cast: Leon Isaac Kennedy , Thommy Pollard , Hazel Spears , Badja Djola , Gloria Delaney , Chuck Mitchell ,

Director: Jamaa Fanaka

Genres: Drama

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Release Date: October 13th, 1995|1 hr. 39 min.

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