R | | Crime, Drama, Action
Trying to bootstrap his way out of Brooklyn's mean streets is Diamond, a rap musician. With his long-time pal Gage acting as his manager, he's trying to lay down a demo tape with cut-rate ... See full summary »
The working title for the film was "Ghetto Superstar".
I wonder you can't hear worth a shot. You're too fucking wasted.
Baz: I'll just have one when you go, you know?
Denzel: I'm not fucking with you no more. You're fired.
Baz: You firing me?
Denzel: That's what I said. Now get the fuck out of here.
Diamond's father is not even pressing the keys when he is "playing" the piano in the arts academy.
$576,820 (USA) (10 September 2000)
$1,244,676 (USA) (1 October 2000)
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