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'Movies Like Paid in Full': Rapper Turnt Actor Flicks

General MacArthur once said old soldiers never die, they just fade away. The same holds true for rappers apparently, the difference being instead of fading away they act in limited-release movies.

'Great Lives Lived': Well-Made Modern Biopics

Films depicting lives ranging from MLK's, to Hitler's, Jimi Hendrix's, and Muhammad Ali's. If you're interested in diving in to some of the 'great-men' and women who have shaped history then look no further.

'OG Cinema': Best Hip-Hop Movies

The best hip-hop movies around, many focusing on the early days of 80s/90s hip-hop. Make sure to check out 'Wild Style' if you grew up in the 80s (or just feel that you should have), or 'Straight Outta Compton' if you're looking for something more current.

A Tale of Two Americas

A list of films that depict the diverse experience of economically disadvantaged groups in parts of America progress left behind: the inner-cities, rust-belt towns, and rural south.

'Movies like Baby Boy': Urban Gangster Drama

In the vein of 'Boyz N' The Hood': gritty urban dramas focusing on young gang-bangers as they battle rival gangs, addiction, and crooked police in an attempt to survive on the meanest of streets.

'Life in Song': Modern Music Legend Biopics

The legendary lives of artists like Ray Charles and John Lennon are tackled with the crispness of 21st century filmmaking in these compelling biopics. We're not sure why Hollywood is fixated on the genre now, but we're not complaining!

'Movies Like 8 Mile': Rap God Biopics

Whether you're affiliations lie with the East Side or West Side, you're sure to enjoy these films depicting the lives of some of Hip-Hop's most influential artists as they discover the truth behind that old adage 'mo money, mo problems'.

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