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Release Date: January 26th, 1993

DVD Release Date: January 7th, 2003

R|1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
After many failed attempts to establish themselves as rappers, Albert (Chris Rock), Euripedes (Allen Payne) and Otis (Deezer D) get their big break when nightclub owner Gusto (Charlie Murphy) is arrested. Albert assumes his name and criminal past, becoming MC Gusto, and the trio rises to fame by pretending to be recently released felons. As their fame increases, so do tensions within the group. When Gusto escapes from prison, he is furious at having his identity stolen and vows revenge.

Cast: Chris Rock, Allen Payne, Deezer D, Chris Elliott, Phil Hartman, Charlie Murphy, Khandi Alexander, Art Evans

Director: Tamra Davis

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Universal/Universal Int

Keywords: 1990s, Los Angeles, Revenge, Car, Friend, Rise, Witty, Prison