R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
A tale of an inner city drug dealer who turns away from crime to pursue his passion, rap music.
Samuel L. Jackson was offered the role of Levar but turned it down. He told an interviewer that while he liked 50's music, he did not feel that 50 Cent earned the right to star in a film by Jim Sheridan. However, Jackson later co-starred with 50 in Home of the Brave (2006).
Crack meant money, money meant power and power meant war. We shot the Columbians, the Columbians shot us.
When Keryl, Marcus, and Justice go to take revenge against the Colombians, Marcus gets out of the car immediately after it stops. In the next shot, he is still inside chatting with his buddies about the weapon.
$12,020,807 (USA) (13 November 2005)
$30,981,850 (USA) (29 January 2006)
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