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Tupac: Resurrection (2003)

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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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14 November 2003 (USA)  »

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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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The font used on screen throughout the film is taken from samples of Shakur's own handwriting. 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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Connections

Features Siskel & Ebert (1986) See more »

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I Get Around
Composed by Tupac Shakur, Shock-G, Money-B, Larry Troutman
Performed by Tupac Shakur
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This movie resurrected Tupac Shakur
14 February 2007 | by (Philippines) – See all my reviews

I liked the movie very much. The documentary summarized 2Pac's life. It's very informative and it educates us. You could learn a lot by watching this movie. I'm a big 2Pac fan. I've listened to his music, read his books, and watched, heard and read his interviews and speeches. He is a standout from all the other rappers I've seen and heard throughout the years. He is more than just a rapper. He is a poet, prophet, revolutionary, activist, actor, singer, intellectual, leader, orator, and artist. He is a man of many accomplishments. That's why many fans and rappers strive to be like him. But I don't think that we will ever see another one like 2Pac. There is only one 2Pac. He was so different from the rest of us. It's a shame that he was taken from this world at such a young age.


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