The Show (1995)

The Show


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This documentary offers viewers an in depth look at the world of hip-hop and rap music as it chronicles a diverse group of performers preparing to give a major concert at Philadelphia's Armory. Interspersed amongst the preparations are interviews with rappers past and present, looks at their personal lives, commentary on their significance and upon the music, and plenty of concert footage. Featured acts and performers include, Slick Rick, who has been imprisoned for second-degree murder; Snoop … More

Rating: R
Genre: Musical & Performing Arts, Documentary
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On DVD: Jul 6, 2004


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A must for fans and anyone wondering about these supposed corrupters of youth.

January 1, 2000
USA Today
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Los Angeles Times
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Washington Post
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Audience Reviews for The Show

this represented the golden era of hip hop perfectly.. I remember Biggie rhymed over the computer love beat and we went CRAZY in the theatre!

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