R | | Comedy, Drama
Joe Braxton is an ex-con who has been given a second chance to freedom after violating his probation. He has been hired by a school teacher named Vivian Perry to repair and drive an old ... See full summary »
As herself, a television reporter.
Get outta my seat, man!
Harold: I can drive. Tell him I want to drive.
Linda: Harold loves to drive. He can...
Joe Braxton: I don't care! Drive your ass to the back of the bus. Do that!
In several shots during the movie, the actors appear in the red interior of the probation officer's Cadillac Seville. At the end of the movie they flip flop back and forth between a car with red interior and a car with white interior. (Very obviously when Richard Pryor opens the door while sitting in car it is red, when he gets out it's white.)
A few deleted scenes appeared on some TV versions, including a sequence where Joe and Marvin try to escape the warehouse, at the beginning.
$6,622,753 25 May 1981
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