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1.
Beat Street (1984)
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An aspiring DJ, from the South Bronx, and his best friend, a promoter, try to get into show business by exposing people to hip-hop music and culture. (105 mins.)
Director: Stan Lathan
 
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D.A.D.: True Believer (2008 Documentary)
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Rockumentary chronicling the first 25 years of Danish rock band D-A-D, based on private footage shot by the director, who is also known as the unofficial fifth member of the band. (88 mins.)
Director: Torleif Hoppe
 
3.
Planet B-Boy (2007 Documentary)
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Jumping continents and crossing cultures, "Planet B-Boy" looks at the history of breakdancing and its vibrant resurgence in urban cultures around the world. (95 mins.)
Director: Benson Lee
 
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Purple Rain (1984)
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A young musician, tormented by an abusive situation at home, must contend with a rival singer, a burgeoning romance, and his own dissatisfied band, as his star begins to rise. (111 mins.)
Director: Albert Magnoli
 
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Scratch (2001 Documentary)
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A feature-length documentary film about hip-hop DJing, otherwise known as turntablism. From the South Bronx in the 1970s to San Francisco now... (92 mins.)
Director: Doug Pray
 
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Soul Power (2008 Documentary)
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A documentary on the legendary soul music concert staged in Kinshasa, Zaire in 1974. (92 mins.)
 
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Style Wars (1983 Documentary)
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A documentary that exposes the rich growing subculture of hip-hop that was developing in New York City in the late '70s and early '80s, specifically focusing on graffiti art and breakdancing. (69 mins.)
Director: Tony Silver
 
8.
The Freshest Kids (2002 Documentary)
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From the Boogie Down Bronx and beyond, the history of the B-Boy. (94 mins.)
Director: Israel
 
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Game Recognize Game (2007 Documentary)
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A rags to riches story, Jayceon Terell Taylor aka The Game from Compton California had been shunted through the foster home system and dove into the depths of the hood, watching his friends and family die for drugs and guns. (60 mins.)
Director: Donald Hines
 
10.
The Industry (2004 Documentary)
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The Industry is a highly entertaining and revealing documentary that goes beyond the surface of the... (62 mins.)
Director: Kwame Amoaku
 
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Under the Cherry Moon (1986)
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Two brothers from Miami are in the Mediterranean, enjoying life by scamming money off of rich women... (98 mins.)
Director: Prince
 
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Wild Style (1983 Documentary)
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Legendary New York graffiti artist Lee Quinones plays the part of Zoro, the city's hottest and most elusive graffiti writer... (82 mins.)
Director: Charlie Ahearn
 
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Beef 4 (2007 Documentary)
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Beef has expanded from its Hip Hop roots into the entire culture. Skateboarders, ball players, actors... (108 mins.)
Director: Peter Alton
 
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Beef II (2004 Documentary)
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BEEF 2 exposes the business of hip hop battles. (85 mins.)
Director: Peter Spirer
 
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Beef III (2005 Documentary)
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Respect...In hip-hop it's the name of the game. Some rappers will do anything to get it, even starting a Beef with another rapper or crew... (84 mins.)
Director: Peter Spirer
 
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Beef (2003 Documentary)
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A documentary on the evolution of MC battles from verbal one-upmanship to street warfare. (103 mins.)
Director: Peter Spirer
 
17.
The Art of 16 Bars: Get Ya' Bars Up (2005 Documentary)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Peter Spirer
 
18.
Fade to Black (2004 Documentary)
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Filmed during his "Black Album" era, Jay-Z looks back on his career as one of rap music's most successful emcees and entrepreneurs. (109 mins.)
 
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Just for Kicks (2005 Documentary)
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An in-depth examination of the culture and fashion of the sneaker, from its creation as athletic wear to its place as a cornerstone in hip-hop fashion. (67 mins.)
 
20.
Krush Groove (1985)
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In this movie based on the early days of Def Jam Recordings, up-and-coming manager Russell Walker manages... (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Schultz
 
21.
Breakin' (1984)
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A struggling young jazz dancer meets up with two break-dancers. Together they become the sensation of the street crowds. (90 mins.)
Director: Joel Silberg
 
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The Hip Hop Project (2006 Documentary)
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The Hip Hop Project is the dynamic and inspirational story of a group of New York City teenagers who... (88 mins.)
Director: Matt Ruskin
 
23.
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007 Documentary)
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Die-hard gamers compete to break world records on classic arcade games. (79 mins.)
Director: Seth Gordon