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Credited cast:
Frank Alexander ...
Himself - Tupac Shakur's Bodyguard
Sam Gideon Anson ...
Himself - Investigative Reporter: L.A. Weekly
William J. Bennett ...
Himself (archive footage)
Lamont Blumfield ...
Himself - Artist Manager: Kurupt
John 'B.J.' Bryant ...
Himself - Former Security Officer: Death Row Records (as BJ)
Hank Caldwell ...
Himself - Former President: Death Row Records
Jonathan Clark ...
Himself - Former Executive: Motown Records
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Himself - CEO: Bad Boy Records (archive footage) (as Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs)
The D.O.C. ...
Himself - The D.O.C.
Ton Def ...
Himself - Rap Artist
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Himself - Rap Artist
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Himself - U.S. Senator (archive footage)
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Himself - Rap Artist / Producer
Eazy-E ...
Himself - Member of NWA (archive footage) (as Eazy E)
Flipside ...
Himself - Rap Artist
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The true story of the rise and fall of Death Row Records.

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It Started in Compton. It Ended in Infamy.

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Edited into And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop (2004) See more »

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187 UM
Written by Andre Young, Colin Wolfe, Snoop Dogg (as Calvin Broadus)
Performed by Snoop Dogg for Solar Records
Sony / ATV Tunes LLC (ASCAP)
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Good flick
26 January 2004 | by (Phila) – See all my reviews

I thought this was a very well done documentary. It keeps the viewer interested from start to finish. I even wanted to see more when it was done! The movie explains all of the different relationships and characters involved in Death Row records. It's very interesting to see how some of these guys started out with nothing, and grew into an empire. Im not even a rap fan, but i found it to be a great documentary. Well worth your time.


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