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The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019)

R | | Drama | 7 June 2019 (USA)
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A young man searches for home in the changing city that seems to have left him behind.

Director:

Joe Talbot

Writers:

Joe Talbot (story by), Jimmie Fails (story by) | 2 more credits »
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2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jimmie Fails ... Jimmie Fails
Jonathan Majors ... Montgomery Allen
Rob Morgan ... James Sr.
Tichina Arnold ... Wanda Fails
Mike Epps ... Bobby
Finn Wittrock ... Clayton
Danny Glover ... Grandpa Allen
Willie Hen ... Preacher
Jamal Trulove ... Kofi
Antoine Redus ... Nitty (as Antoine 'Milk' Redus)
Isiain Lalime ... Gunna (as Isiain 'Gunna' X)
Jordan Gomes ... Jordan
Maximilienne Ewalt ... Mary (as Maxamilliene Ewalt)
Michael O'Brien ... Terry
Daewon Song Daewon Song ... Ricky
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A young man searches for home in the changing city that seems to have left him behind.

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Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, brief nudity and drug use | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Last Black Man in San Francisco See more »

Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$235,272, 9 June 2019

Gross USA:

$4,515,719

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,607,017
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Cameo: Director Joe Talbot makes a cameo appearance when Jimmie is passing out flyers for Mont's play to people on the streets of San Francisco. See more »

Goofs

When Jimmie and Mont first visit the house Jimmie says that the railings are Periwinkle not black> Periwinkle is a light blue/violet, not anything close to black. See more »

Quotes

Montgomery Allen: Montgomery Allen: "Jimmie, ain't that the car you used to live in?
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Connections

References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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MGV (Musique à grande vitesse)
Written by Michael Nyman
Published by G. Schirmer o/b/o Michael Nyman LTD.
By kind permission from Michael Nyman Limited
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Meh
6 August 2019 | by maclockSee all my reviews

I wanted to like this more than I did. While there are some stand-out performances, The Last Black Man in San Francisco isn't all that memorable. You could give it a pass without missing out on anything.


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