Pootie Tang (2001)

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Comedy about Pootie Tang, a superhero who women love and villains hate: he comes up against corporate boss Dick Lecter when he proselytizes against the evils of cigarettes, drink and burgers. Lecter engages the beautiful Ireenie to trap Pootie and steal his all-powerful superhero belt. Also involved in this nefarious plot is the revolting Dirty Dee. Developed from a character first seen in the television series "The Chris Rock Show".

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