• Comedy
  • Rated: R,NC-17
  • Director: Robert Downey Sr.
  • Writer: Robert Downey Sr.
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The most popular film by Robert Downey Sr. is this offbeat classic about the antics that ensue after Putney Swope (Arnold Johnson, his voice dubbed by a gravelly Downey), the token black man on the board of a Madison Avenue advertising agency, is inadvertently elected chairman. Putney summarily fires the whiteys, replaces them with Black Power apostles, renames the company Truth and Soul, Inc., and proceeds to wreak politically incorrect havoc.
  • Comedy
  • Rated: R,NC-17
  • Director: Robert Downey Sr.
  • Writer: Robert Downey Sr.

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    Pepi Hermine
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    Stanley Gottlieb
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    Allen Garfield
    Buddy Butler
    Archie Russell
    Ramon Gordon
    Bert Lawrence
    Joe Madden
    Robert Downey Sr.

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  • (1969)

  • Comedy
  • Rated: R,NC-17
  • Director: Robert Downey Sr.
  • Writer: Robert Downey Sr.

Synopsis

The most popular film by Robert Downey Sr. is this offbeat classic about the antics that ensue after Putney Swope (Arnold Johnson, his voice dubbed by a gravelly Downey), the token black man on the board of a Madison Avenue advertising agency, is inadvertently elected chairman. Putney summarily fires the whiteys, replaces them with Black Power apostles, renames the company Truth and Soul, Inc., and proceeds to wreak politically incorrect havoc.

Starring
  • Arnold Johnson
    Pepi Hermine
    Allen Goorwitz
    Laura Greene
    Stanley Gottlieb
    Stan Gottlieb
    Antonio Fargas
    Eric Krupnik
    Allen Garfield
    Buddy Butler
    Archie Russell
    Ramon Gordon
    Bert Lawrence
    Joe Madden
    Robert Downey Sr.