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Above the Rim (1994)

Directed by Jeff Pollack. Cast: DuaneMartin, Leon, Tupac Shakur, Marlon Wayans.Kyle Lee Watson is an inner-city highschool basketball star torn between collegeand the lure of the streets. During animportant championship play-off game, Kylegrandstands to catch the attention of aGeorgetown college scout. Instead, heimpresses Birdie, a powerful gang leaderwho is assembling a team to compete in theneighborhood Shoot-Out contest, ahigh-stakes street basketball tournamentfor the bragging rights of the city. 97min. Credits and other information from the InternetMovie Database

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