R | | Crime, Drama, Music
With help from his friends, a Memphis pimp in a mid-life crisis attempts to become a successful hip-hop emcee.
The filmmakers convinced star Terrence Howard to live in Memphis for a while before production started to learn the dialect and get the feel of the place.
Skinny, man. Tell me this shit just fell out your pocket, right?
When Djay records "It's Hard out here for a Pimp," Nola's hands jump to her headphones between shots.
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