Movies is a great way to explore in whole hip-hop and rap movements as a cultural and social phenomenon. We put together moves all of the selections have been based upon a criteria where hip-hop and rap main story or character.
In this semi-autobiographical story the main character installed as a lead and obtained from the life of Eminem. 8 Mile is a brilliant example of how a music-fueled story could be fit with dramatic force.
Dave Chappelle’s Block Party
This movie was underrated but we admire the wide variety of music acts which included Busta Rhymes, Fat Joe, Mos Def, Talib Kweli, Slum Village, Killer Mike, The Roots, DMX, De La Soul, Black Star, CeeLo, Ludacris, Common, Big Boi, Kanye West and Snoop Dogg.
Get Rich or Die Tryin’
Starring Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson in his acting debut, Get Rich or Die Tryin’ pieces a similar story maniere as Eminem’s 8 Mile. The movie includes many autobiographical elements beside fictional elements which lends itself to the traditional Hollywood template.
Straight Outta Compton
Five young men interpreted expirience gained in the mid-1980s in the most dangerous place in the country into brutally honest music that rebelled against authority, they gave a critical voice to a silenced generation.
Beats, Rhymes and Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest
A documentary film directed by Michael Rapaport about one of the most prominent hip-hop group. The band have five gold and platinum selling albums within eight years, A Tribe Called Quest has been one of the most commercially successful and artistically significant musical groups in recent history.