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Home movies, photographs, and recited poetry illustrate the life of Tupac Shakur, one of the most beloved, revolutionary, and volatile hip-hop M.Cs. of all time.

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Home movies, photographs, and recited poetry illustrate the life of Tupac Shakur, one of the most beloved, revolutionary, and volatile hip-hop M.Cs. of all time.

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Rated R for strong language and images of drugs, violence and sex | See all certifications »
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$4,632,847 (USA) (14 November 2003)

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$7,707,563 (USA) (19 December 2003)
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Eminem produced three songs for the film's soundtrack free of charge as a sign of respect to Tupac's mother, Afeni Shakur. See more »

Quotes

Tupac Shakur: What makes me saying 'I don't give a f - -' different than Patrick Henry saying 'Give me liberty or give me death'?
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Edited from Diff'rent Strokes (1978) See more »

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Holler If Ya' Hear Me
Written by Tupac Shakur, Barrett Strong, Norman Whitfield, Stretch (as Randy Walker)
Performed by Tupac Shakur
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2pac and Growing up in the ghetto....
15 November 2003 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This documentary shows everything about 2pac's life, you can really dive into his character and see how complex he is. His accomplishments during a period of 6 years (pretty much) is really inspirational. He isn't a hero, or he at least didnt have enough time to transform into one, but I think the message was quite clear: Give (black) people a chance and they can do great things. That's pretty much what this movie is about and it can be enjoyed on many levels by different races simply because of - struggle.


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