R | | Comedy, Drama, Music
A frustrated African-American TV writer proposes a blackface minstrel show in protest, but to his chagrin it becomes a hit.
The band that plays on "Mantan's New Millennium Minstrel Show" (the "Alabama Porchmonkeys") is The Roots, a hip-hop band from Philadelphia.
Uh... well, you know. I do all sorts of things, man. Whatever you need me to do. You know, like, I even do Shakespeare and shit.
Pierre Delacroix: Well do some Shakespeare.
Honeycutt: To be or not to be? That's the motherfuckin' question!
The opening credits for the film roll at the end.
$190,720 (USA) (6 October 2000)
$2,185,266 (USA) (17 November 2000)
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