Hustle & Flow (2005)

R   |    |  Crime, Drama, Music

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With help from his friends, a Memphis pimp in a mid-life crisis attempts to become a successful hip-hop emcee.

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Craig Brewer added several touches from his personal life in the script. His wife worked in a strip club, then got pregnant. He had to turn off the air conditioning to edit or the fuse would blow. He actually saw a black pimp and a white prostitute with braids ... ...


Shelby: If you had to say something different other than "beat that bitch," what would it be?
DJay: I don't know. Shit. Stuff like, um... stomp that ho?


After Djay buys the keyboard from the bum at the beginning, he holds a paper bag in his right hand and the keyboard in his left. When he goes to play the keyboard, the bag is gone.


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Crime | Drama | Music

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