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Deadly Rhapsody (2001)

A music-filled thriller that pits the glamour of the music industry against the tough reality of the rap, gang and organized crime worlds.

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Roughneck
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Lily Potter
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Wilson
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Chili Peppa
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Vaughn
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Jelly
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Mr. Daniels
Dion DeRizzo ...
Tony
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Phyllis (as Kim Dawson)
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Club MC (as Bishop Magic Juan)
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The life of a beautiful rising female recording star is placed in jeopardy when she witnesses the drive-by shooting of a rival rap-star in Las Vegas. Wanted by both the killers and the corrupt police, the young woman must go into hiding while three of her kick-ass friends root-out the truth to the situation. Written by <filmworks2000@aol.com>

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To live and die by the rhyme...

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Crime | Drama | Music

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Rated R for language, sexual content, some violence and drug content
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lightening quick flick reflecting realities of urban music industry
23 January 2003 | by (california) – See all my reviews

Moving story reflecting the realities of the rap industry in the urban market. The story features adult contemporary music, as well as rap music; thus it appeals to both an adult crowd and younger group as well. Acting is in real street manner and characters are extremely realistic. The film comes across as a little rough, but it is very true to its subject matter and type of characters. Good music and surprise ending that punches it home.


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