Chameleon Street
Chameleon Street (1991)

This film is based loosely on the life of an extraordinary con-artist. Good jobs are hard to come by for black young men in Detroit, so he attempts to get ahead by successfully posing as an attorney, a Time magazine correspondent, a… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: April 24, 1991
DVD Release Date: December 18, 2007
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Richard Brody
New Yorker

A disarming, disturbing, elusive, and profound meditation on personal identity.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This troubling biopic, based on the amazing but true story of a black con artist -- is a flawed but brilliantly thought provoking adventure in filmmaking.

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John Ballantine
I could have missed this film and been just as well off.