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Don't Play Us Cheap, 1973

Don't Play Us Cheap
Starring: Thomas Anderson, Jay Van Leer, Robert Dunn, Mabel King
Directed by: Melvin Van Peebles
Written by: Melvin Van Peebles
Language:  English
Country:  USA
Runtime:  99 min
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Don't Play Us Cheap can be described as humorous, offbeat, and feel good. The plot revolves around being rich or poor, city life, and racism. The main genres are comedy, independent, and musical. In approach, Don't Play Us Cheap is fantastical. It is set, at least in part, in an urban environment. It is located in Harlem. Don't Play Us Cheap takes place in the 1990s. It is adapted from a play. The movie has received attention for being groundbreaking.

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Film version of Melvin Van Peebles' Broadway musical. A pair of devil-bats take human form and crash... more

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Language: English
Country: USA
Runtime: 99 min

Cast and Crew

Thomas Anderson Thomas Anderson As Mr. Percy
Jay Van Leer Jay Van Leer As Mrs. Johnson
Robert Dunn Robert Dunn As Guest
Mabel King Mabel King As House guest at the party
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