He took it to another level when he partnered with Ryan, his previous competition.Van is the "big brother" of the group and always tries to hold it down for the 9Mag family.[The name of the opposing white team was omitted in the movie for fear of a box office flop if an all-black team defeated a known white team.These were Red Klotz's famous teams variously known as the Washington Generals, Boston Shamrocks, Baltimore Rockets, New York Nationals, Atlantic City Seagulls, and the New Jersey Reds, which started regularly playing the Trotters in '53.] Tall Story (1960) Anthony Perkins, Jane Fonda, Ray Turner.Overly dramatic story of youth trying to escape the ghetto on a basketball scholarship.Plot turns away from the sport after the police accidentally shoot him. One On One (1977) Robby Benson, Annette O'Toole, , Gail Strickland, Melanie Griffith.
Ryan created 9Mag as a legacy to his late sister and niece.is a 9Mag tattoo artist, but his true love lies with music.He burns the candle at both ends - tattooing, spending time in the studio, and, of course, partying with his 9Mag family.While Danielle has her life together, she definitely knows how to throw down and party with the best of them. is Ryan's former business rival, and got his start tattooing in his mom's basement.Over time, he developed an incredible reputation as an artist.He's quite the ladies' man, but he has his eye on Kat. Her flirtatious nature creates tension and drama in the shop, especially between Don and his girlfriend, Ashley.But that doesn't stop Charmaine from tearing it up on AND off the dance floor.is 9Mag's "good girl" receptionist who strives to keep it together when things are far from perfect.She is Charmaine's cousin, and Kat's former college roommate.Pete Greer and Bill Merrill try to win the affections of Eleanor Barrett through the high school play and in the big game.Campus Confessions (1938) William Henry, Betty Grable, Thurston Hall, Fritz Feld, John Globetrotters (1951) Thomas Gomez, Dorothy Dandridge, Bill Walker, Angela Clarke.