R | | Crime, Drama
The story of teenager Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the FBI during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.
A shot of Rick Sr. and Ricky driving into their neighborhood was filmed at the intersection of St. Clair Avenue and E. 99th Street. This location is significant in regards to Cleveland-based hip hop group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, who regularly ... ...
Johnny 'Lil Man' Curry:
Leon wasn't even in the motherfuckin' HOUSE!
Rick offers his friend a "soda", but in Detroit, carbonated beverages are called "pop".
Written by The Kidd Creole (as Nathaniel Glover), Melle Mel (as Melvin Glover), Scorpio (as Eddie Morris), Cowboy (as Keith Wiggins), and Rahiem (as Guy T. Williams)
Performed by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five
Courtesy of Sugar Hill Records / Rhino Entertainment Company
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
Courtesy of Sanctuary Records Group Ltd., a BMG Company
Published by Songs of Universal, Inc. on behalf of Sugar Hill Music Publishing Ltd. and Twenty Nine Black Music (BMI)
$8,860,431 (USA) (16 September 2018)
$24,011,188 (USA) (8 November 2018)
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