R | | Drama, Music
A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder than it may seem.
The DVD made $40 million on its first day of release, a record at the time for an R-rated film.
Jimmy Smith Jr:
Fuck a beat, I'll go A Capella. Fuck a Papa Doc, fuck a clock, fuck a trailer, fuck everybody. Fuck y'all if you doubt me. I'm a piece of fuckin' white trash, I say it proudly. And fuck this battle, I don't want to win, I'm outtie. Here, tell these ...
Set in 1995, but later model cars drive by in many scenes.
The final credit reads, "Filmed on location in the 313"
$51,240,555 (USA) (10 November 2002)
$116,724,075 (USA) (9 March 2003)