I'm Gonna Git You Sucka
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)

Keenen Ivory Wayans wrote, directed, and starred in this hilarious parody of blaxploitation films in the comedy I'm Gonna Git You Sucka. Jack Spade (Wayans) returns home from a hitch in the army to find his brother Junebug has died from… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 9, 2001
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63%
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70%



Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

In many respects this is a black counterpart to The Naked Gun, and very nearly as funny; the bounty of antimacho gags is both unexpected and refreshing.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Although, like all good satires, it is cheerfully willing to be offensive, it is almost completely incapable of being funny.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Keenan Ivory Wayans offers his fan base probably the only funny film he's ever directed.

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Wally Hammond
Time Out

The greatest pleasure comes from seeing '70s veterans send themselves up.

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Rita Kempley
Washington Post

It's not that Wayans lacks wit, it's that he's stomped it to death.

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Lesli Goff
Empire Magazine

Unrelenting, unremitting, a brilliant broad-brush of a parody.

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Janet Maslin
New York Times

I'm Gonna Git You Sucka is a lively but uncertain mixture of nostalgia, silliness and genuinely unpredictable humor.

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Desson Thomson
Washington Post

Wayans' choosing to play romantic lead seems more narcissistic than smartly comic (watch him unleash those built biceps once too often); he lacks an unidentifiable shtick.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

In offering up this affectionate parody of the old movies, Wayans also turns a satiric eye on black culture in general -- but in an inoffensive, lighthearted manner.

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Flixster Audience Score: 70% Flixster User Reviews
AJ Verser
This is an hilarious spoof comedy movie with great actors, I really liked it, and I highly recommend it.
Jason Spencer
This one is pretty silly but there are some great things in it. Some of the jokes in this flick had me rolling. It has a great cast ans if you have watched… More
Wahida K
Keenan my Man! This Movie has to be one of the Silly and Funniest Movies I have ever seen. Why wouldnt it be, Keenan never dissapoints me.
danny d
i have to admit, despite this film being terribly silly, i loved it. it was just hilarious.
Cassandra Maples
There are no words to describe just how amazing this film is. It salutes respectfully the blaxploitation era and the actors, with a clever hint of satire (… More
xGary Xx
This early outing by the Wyans boys is a fitfully funny spoof of 70s blaxploitation films that's occasionally hilarious. But only occasionally. Worth a… More