BAMBOOZLED

(2000)

Run time: 2h 15min |  Drama | Released: October 20, 2000 (USA)

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A blistering satire of network television's pitfalls and prejudices, a humorous look at how race, ratings and the pursuit of power lead to a television writer's stunning rise and tragic downfall. Pierre Delacroix, a young, Harvard-educated man, who is the sole person of color, writing for an upstart network with floundering ratings. Despite several attempts, Delacroix has yet to see any of his concepts go into production.

Director: Spike Lee

Writer(s): Spike Lee

Starring: Damon Wayans, Tommy Davidson, Savion Glover

BOX OFFICE

Estimated budget:

$10,000,000

U.S. Box office:

$2,274,979

Foreign Box office:

$188,671

Worldwide Sales:

$2,463,650