R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
The life and death story of Notorious B.I.G. (a.k.a. Christopher Wallace), who came straight out of Brooklyn to take the world of rap music by storm.
Cheo Hodari Coker, who wrote the book the film Notorious was drafted from was a staff writer with The Source Magazine. He once wrote an article about being punched in the face by Wu-Tang Clan rapper Masta Killa.
We can't change the world unless we change ourselves.
The coffin for the Notorious B.I.G's body is obviously too small; thus there's no way that Biggie or the actor for that matter would've fit in there.
The unrated cut features seven minutes of extended footage as well as an opening sequence involving the "Impala SS" killer.
$20,497,596 (USA) (18 January 2009)
$36,842,118 (USA) (29 March 2009)
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