watch 01:48 The Loop (Movies) Do you like this video? This article is missing significant information. Help MOVIEPEDIA by contributing to it. Uptown Saturday Night is a 1974 American action comedy crime film directed by and starring Sidney Poitier, with Bill Cosby and Harry Belafonte co-starring. Plot[edit | edit source] Blue-collar buddies (Sidney Poitier, Bill Cosby) search the underworld for a winning lottery ticket lost in a nightclub holdup. Retrieved from "https://movies.fandom.com/wiki/Uptown_Saturday_Night?oldid=198218" Categories: 1974 films Rated PG movies Film Guide stubs American films English-language films Films 1970s films American action comedy films Action comedy films American crime comedy films Crime comedy films American buddy films Buddy films Blaxploitation films American parody films Parody films African-American films Warner Bros. films Films directed by Sidney Poitier Add category Cancel Save Languages: Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.