About

With help from his friends, a Memphis pimp in a mid-life crisis attempts to become a successful hip-hop emcee.

7.4
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Directed by

Craig Brewer

Written by

Craig Brewer (Screenplay)

Runtime

116 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The music will inspire them. The dream will unite them. This summer get crunk.

Cast

Keywords

rap music musical drug dealer baby hip-hop rapper midlife crisis career

Photos

Lists

#604 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role