The Great White Hype Trailer

The Great White Hype Trailer (1996)

"If you can't find the perfect contender....make one." 03 May 1996 Drama, Comedy 91 mins

When the champ's promoter, Rev. Sultan, decides something new is needed to boost the marketability of the boxing matches, he searches and finds the only man to ever beat the champ. The problem is that he isn't a boxer anymore and he's white. However, once Rev. Sultan convinces him to fight, he goes into heavy training while the confident champ takes it easy and falls out of shape.

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Samuel L. Jackson

as Rev. Fred Sultan

Jeff Goldblum

as Mitchell Kane

Peter Berg

as Terry Conklin

Jamie Foxx

as Hassan

Damon Wayans

as James "The Grim Reaper" Roper

Corbin Bernsen

as Peter Prince

John Rhys-Davies

as Johnny Windsor

Cheech Marin

as Julio Escobar

Rocky Carroll

as Artemus St. John Saint

Albert Hall

as Roper's Manager

Michael Jace

as Marvin Shabazz

Brian Setzer

as Himself

Method Man

as Himself

Deezer D

as Roper's Crony #2

International Releases Dates

United States 03 May 1996

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