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Style Wars (1983)

TV Movie  -   -  Documentary | Music  -  1983 (USA)
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Demon ...
Himself
Kase 2 ...
Himself (as Kase)
Eric Haze ...
Himself (as SE 3)
Spank ...
Himself
Trap ...
Himself
Kay Slay ...
Himself (as Dez)
Butch
Skeme ...
Himself
Zone ...
Himself
Min One ...
Himself (as Min)
Cap ...
Himself
Michael Martin ...
Himself (as Iz the Wiz)
Quik ...
Himself
Mare ...
Himself
Li'l Seen ...
Himself
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A scene was shot in which Lady Pink confronts Cap at the graffiti art show but it did not make the final cut. See more »

Quotes

Cap: I am not a graffiti artist. I am a graffiti bomber.
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Connections

References The Beastmaster (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Siegfried's Funeral March from The Ring
by Richard Wagner
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Amazing Documentary
31 January 2001 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

This documentary on subway grafitti in New York City in the early 1980s had it all: it was beautifully shot, had a great soundtrack, and captured the essence of what was going on in the city after the 70s and under the regime of Mayor Kotch. The best thing about this documentary is how it can be studied on so many levels- it makes you realize why "bombing" is done and what it accomplishes. It helps you understand the psychological reasoning behind it, and how it plays on human character traits such as territorial rights, pursuit and the need for recognition. It shows how graffitti had a strong impact on society, and how it tore some homes apart. A must see- plus a great representation of early hip hop music and style. Love those TWAs! (Teeny Weeny Afros!) 9 out of 10.


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