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Salvatore "Sal" Fragione is the Italian owner of a pizzeria in Brooklyn. A neighborhood local, Buggin' Out, becomes upset when he sees that the pizzeria's Wall of Fame exhibits only Italian actors. Buggin' Out believes a pizzeria in a black neighborhood should showcase black actors, but Sal disagree

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1989-06-14

Runtime 120 minutes

Budget $6.5m

Revenue $37m


TMDB 7.8


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j_will_720 shared a tip "Movie tackles issues which are still relevant in 2022"

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robin_mcalpin shared a tip "LOVE! HATE!"

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aashish_sreedharan shared a tip "This movie is as relevant as ever, and I think it's Spike's best movie."

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freemon_jackson shared a tip "You can only do the right thing while floating!"

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tyler_keenan shared a tip "Must watch #Oneofspikesbest"

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candace_johnson_4999 shared a tip "Must See movie! Excellent."

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blake_3412 shared a tip "Everyone should watch this at least once in their life."

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j_rivers shared a tip "Why is this in your gangster section?"

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ariane_lavoie shared a tip "******* masterpiece!"

joe_dibello shared a tip "Incredible cast! Truly an ensemble effort in Spike’s masterpiece."

g_hayes shared a tip "This movie is so artistic, and absolutely timeless! It will always be a favorite of mine."

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d.s._jack shared a tip "Classic"

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jill_chatwood shared a tip "The best movie ever made"

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artmonkey shared a tip "It is a snippet in time. A great film."

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