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The Monkey Hustle

The Monkey Hustle (1976)

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Release Date: Dec 24, 1976 Wide

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An inner-city Chicago community comes together to save their neighborhood from destruction in this '70s era blaxploitation-comedy. The construction of a proposed expressway would tear up their urban home, so a massive block party is planned to protest the action. Meanwhile, fast-talking scam artist Daddy Foxx (Yaphet Kotto) has taken a group of unemployed young men under his wing and is teaching them the tricks of his trade. Foxx's best pupil is 14-year-old Baby D (Kirk Calloway), much to the

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Charles Johnson

Jan 20, 2004

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    1. Daddy Foxx: I'll teach you to handcuff lightnin! Chain Thunder! Walk through the graveyard and set the dead at a wonder. That's the monkey hustle.
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