Release Date: June 29th, 2001
DVD Release Date: November 27th, 2001
PG-13|1 hr 21 min
Adapted from a comedy sketch on HBO's "The Chris Rock Show," Pootie Tang (Lance Crouther) is the ultimate superhero. A cool-walking, smooth-talking lady's man, Pootie is a hero and a role model to all the kids of the neighborhood. Everybody looks up to Pootie except evil Dick Lecter (Robert Vaughn), CEO of Lecter Corp., a company that makes cigarettes, alcohol and fast food. Pootie shows cool determination and strength to prevail over Lecter and his minions.
Director: Louis C.K.
Production Co: MTV Films, 3 Arts Entertainment, Alphaville Films
Distributors: Paramount Pictures