Sidney is a writer who's just left her L.A. Times music review gig to edit New York hip-hop magazine XXL. Dre is an executive with a hip-hop record company based in New York. They've known each other since they met as children, when both discovered hip-hop for the first time. Now that they're back together, they should be perfect for each other, except that Dre's about to marry lawyer Reese and Sidney claims not to be interested in Dre romantically. Meanwhile, Dre is growing increasingly restless with his company's focus on profit over artistry, which leads to signing the gimmicky duo Ren and Ten while ignoring the talented Chris
Various hip-hop artist think back and talk about the ghetto life, PAC shakur and there favorite occupations. Also a featured live performance.
Plot revolves around the story of young passion and the art of Hip-hop DJ. In addition to the performances and DJs hip-hop virtuosity, movie content also reflects the efforts of the characters, expressing their opinion about love, ideals as well as passion and enthusiasm age children.
Game presents Hip Hop Honeys - upscale adult entertainment for the hip-hop generation. Watch stunning beauties from the hottest music videos on BET and MTV groove to blazing beats from the best producers in hip-hop. Hang with sexy super-star Crystal Knight and the world's finest exotic models for a steamy night on the town. It's 70 minutes of heat: more than 25 honeys exposed as block-rocking beats explode through your system! From the nightclubs of New York City to the neon strip of Las Vegas, the Game Girls know how to party. Pop bottles with rappers, DJs and beautiful women of all nationalities who love funky beats and sexy thrills. You've got a VIP pass for an evening with the
The whole path of Russian hip-hop from the underground to the huge stadiums, shown by the eyes of the brightest and most iconic representatives of culture. The film looks behind the scenes of Russian rap, exposing all conflicts and clashes, reveals the true look of the whole genre and answers the question of how he managed to capture the current generation and become the number one music.
Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats & Rhymes provides a riveting examination of manhood, sexism, and homophobia in hip-hop culture.
One time my friends and I had a dream; it was to become famous rappers and perform together. Today, I am a senior in college who has a new dream as a movie director. In this documentary film, I would like to reflect on the nameless longings of youth. I want to be a movie director, but I am worried and nervous due to the uncertain future. Consequently, I decided to make a documentary which reflects on the lives of young men. In order to share my anxiety with them, I visited my old friends who I used to perform with.
Jails, Hospitals & Hip-Hop is a cinematic tour de force that is unprecedented in film or hip-hop history. From the mind of Brooklyn actor, performance artist and hip-hop activist Danny Hoch, this film spins out the stories of ten lives shocked by global hip-hop, the prison system and life in general. Moving masterfully in and out of the characters while the camera cuts from film narrative to live performances, Danny blows your mind and makes you look at cultural power in a new way that is hysterically funny, tragically sad and uplifting all at once.
If you have 10 minutes you can burn fat and enjoy dance moves like those you see in today's music videos regardless of your dance or exercise experience! QuickFIX Cardio Hip-Hop workout uses specially designed combinations that are fun and easy to master. Each routine begins with a dance "life-line" - one simple move you can always go back to should you ever lose your way. As you learn each sequence, you can use your life-line to keep up the intensity of the workout and not miss a single minute of calorie burning time.
A profile of Hip-Hop producer 9th Wonder as he accepts a position as a Harvard Fellow.
Comedy, Stand-Up - Filmed live at the famed Paramount Theatre in Oakland, Calif., this lineup of comedians showcases some of the hottest talent around going head-to-head in the Bay Area Comedy Competition, hosted by Don "D.C." Curry. Performers include Kenny Howell, Mike Bonner, Derek Ellis, Willie Brown and Woody, Tony Roberts, D'Militant, Mike Washington and others. A hilarious hip-hop animation is included as a bonus feature.
With an eye toward empowering the hip-hop generation to live a healthier lifestyle, filmmaker Supa Nova Slom promotes the concept of holistic wellness as a means of combating cancer, arthritis, obesity and other widespread ills. Celebrity subscribers to the philosophy -- including Erykah Badu, Ben Vereen and Common -- also weigh in, sharing tips and offering suggestions for small changes that can have a big effect.
The world premiere in 1990 of an avant-garde, queer retelling of the myth of Orpheus (Tommy) and Eurydice (Dora Lee), focusing on an antagonistic couple who find themselves exploited by Orpheus's overbearing and sexually-predatory boss.
Documentary about the intertwined nature of hip-hop and the L.A. Riots.
Facing threats of jail and censorship, four hip-hop groups struggle to reveal the boundary of artistic expression in Castro's Cuba.
The Razah Code -- Underground Hip Hop takes you on all access journey through the most raw and talented under underground Hip-Hop scene in the world today -- New York City. Follow Hell Razah to the studio where he records songs with Ras Kass, Killah Priest and 4th Disciple. Listen to up close and personal interviews of your favorite under underground Hip-Hop artists. Then follow Hell Razah to live performances at some of the hottest underground clubs New York has to offer.
Hip-Hop today is a global culture that has changed music, dance, fashion, language —and even politics. But where did this worldwide cultural movement begin? We trace hip-hop back to its humble beginnings, when the kids of the Bronx crammed into house parties, rec rooms, and public parks to hear music like they’d never heard it before.