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A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996)

An observable, fast-talking party man Darnell Wright, gets his punishment when one of his conquests takes it personally and comes back for revenge in this 'Fatal Attraction'-esque comic ... See full summary »

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Martin Lawrence

Writers:

Martin Lawrence (story), Martin Lawrence (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Martin Lawrence ... Darnell Wright
Lynn Whitfield ... Brandi Web
Regina King ... Mia
Bobby Brown ... Tee
Della Reese ... Ma Wright
Malinda Williams ... Erica Wright
Daryl Mitchell ... Earl (as Daryl M. Mitchell)
Roger E. Mosley ... Smitty
Simbi Kali ... Adrienne (as Simbi Khali)
Tangie Ambrose ... Nikki
Wendy Raquel Robinson ... Gwen (as Wendy Robinson)
Stacii Jae Johnson Stacii Jae Johnson ... Peaches
Miguel A. Núñez Jr. ... Reggie (as Miguel A. Nunez Jr.)
Faizon Love ... Manny
Michael Bell ... Marvis
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Storyline

An observable, fast-talking party man Darnell Wright, gets his punishment when one of his conquests takes it personally and comes back for revenge in this 'Fatal Attraction'-esque comic thriller. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

She's had it with bad boys. Now it's time to get even... See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language, a sex scene and some violence | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 April 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Thin Line Between Love & Hate See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,310,414, 7 April 1996

Gross USA:

$34,767,836

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$35,599,803
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Regina King, who played Mia, was pregnant during the filming of this movie and didn't tell anyone until the movie was finished. See more »

Goofs

When Darnell leaves the club (after the fire) and goes to Brandi's house, it is night. However, when he arrives there, it is daylight. See more »

Quotes

Parking Attendant: [while arguing with Tee over a parking ticket] But the time is expired!
Tee: [while leaning closely towards the parking attendant] Hey, now, baby, the time... you dealing with the time, now...
Parking Attendant: Uh, excuse me? Wait a minute, what is all this? Could you back up? Cause you are ALL in my space.
Tee: [taking out a card] I'm gonna do you a favor. I'm going to give you this. Chocolate City VIP, baby.
Parking Attendant: [snatching the card] Yeah, whatever. I have to go, all right?
[hands Tee the ticket]
Tee: Hey, write your number down on ...
[...]
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Connections

Referenced in Gossip Girl: A Thin Line Between Chuck and Nate (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Knocks Me Off My Feet
Performed by Tevin Campbell
Produced by Timothy Christian Riley (as Tim) and Dwayne P. Wiggins (as Dwayne) On Tony,
Toni, Tone
Written by Stevie Wonder
Courtesy of Qwest Records
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Who EVER thought MARTIN should play this role...
23 July 2019 | by professional-50300See all my reviews

Who EVER thought MARTIN should play this role was OUT OF IT! Martin isn't a bad actor but he IS NOT EYE CANDY AT ALL! The movie lacked for me because of it! I can't see Martin as a player AT ALL. He got a 16yr old body with a 28 yr old face. Who casted him?! The chicken king would've been a better choice than him geez! The movie lost major points for that!


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