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.
Giovanni Ribisi was, at one point, slated to star as Wink. He priced himself out, (meaning he asked for too much money and was turned down), and the part was recast.
Yo B, they're calling your name.
When B-Rabbit goes to his mother's trailer for the first time, he is in street shoes. When he takes Lily into the trailer, he is in boots.
The final credit reads, "Filmed on location in the 313"
The film, played on Australian television on 7mate, a HD channel, was classified MA15+ and said it contained "Frequent very coarse language, A sex scene and adult themes" according to the 7mate network.
$51,240,555 (USA) (10 November 2002)
$116,724,075 (USA) (9 March 2003)