Keenen Ivory Wayans's feeble attempt to put a comic spin on the action genre is nothing like his 1988 directing debut, I'M GONNA GIT YOU SUCKA, an affectionate, often witty parody of the "blaxploitation" films of the 1970s. LOW DOWN DIRTY SHAME is Hollywood product of the most cynical
kind: vapid, violent, and smug.
After taking the rap for a botched sting operation, Officer Andre Shame (Wayans) turns in his badge to open the Low Down Dirty Shame detective agency. Deep in debt and reduced to risking his life doing insurance recovery jobs, Shame jumps when his old DEA buddy Sonny Rothmiller (Charles S.
Dutton) offers him a second chance at drug kingpin Ernesto ...