Last night, the Magic Johnson theaters on 125th in Harlem saw the New York City premiere of the hoop movie Gunnin’ For That #1 Spot. Dime’s Andrew Katz attended the event, his review of the flick is below. The movie is in theaters this Friday, June 27th.
Seriously, you’ve never seen basketball like this before. It’s not just that Brandon Jennings mummifies his man with electric ball handling before zipping a frozen rope to Kevin Love for a monster tomahawk. It’s that the fresh, colorful documentary Gunnin For That #1 Spot (select theaters NYC, LA, Portland, Ore., and Philadelphia, Pa.; June 27th) captures the personalities of eight sure-fire future NBA gems as you’ve never seen them before, on their respective treks from different corners of the country to Harlem’s hallowed Rucker Park for the first ever Elite 24 tournament. Read More »