Edit
Dope (2015) Poster

(2015)

Trivia

Jump to: Spoilers (1)
ASAP Rocky (aka A$ap Rocky) auditioned and was cast in the movie as Dom after helping then-girlfriend Chanel Iman run her lines.
174 of 178 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
The first movie to accept bitcoins for ticket purchases at over 900 theaters in the USA via MovieTickets.com, a nod to the film's own plot.
241 of 249 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
The song playing in the background in the scene between Malcom and Lily is called "Dirty Feeling" by LOLAWOLF, Zoë Kravitz's band. Zoë Kravitz portrays Nakia in the movie.
39 of 39 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
Most of the original music used in the film was produced by award-winning producer Pharrell Williams.
106 of 112 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
ASAP Rocky (aka A$ap Rocky) 's film debut.
67 of 70 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
Premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival
60 of 66 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
LaKeith Stanfield, who plays Bug in the film, is depicted as a member of the Bloods gang. In the NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton (2015), Keith portrays Snoop Dogg, who is affiliated with the Crips. Both films were released in 2015 and deal with themes about early 90s hip-hop in LA.
73 of 85 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
According to Tony Revolori, all the weed used in the movie was real.
10 of 10 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
During the office scene, the framed picture that Malcom sees Dom in is a picture of the Iron Man 2 (2010).
12 of 13 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink
The Voice (Amin Joseph) mentions Our Family Wedding (2010) star Lance Gross as a handsome brother in the El Camino. Both good looking actors are graduates of Howard University, and both films were directed by Rick Famuyiwa.
13 of 16 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink

Spoilers 

The trivia item below may give away important plot points.

When Austin Jacoby (Roger Guenveur Smith) asks Malcolm (Shameik Moore) what rap artist's CD he would buy online, Malcolm responds "Casey Veggies". Casey Veggies appears in the film as the rapper on stage performing at Dom's party.
98 of 99 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook   |  Twitter   |  Permalink

See also

Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Connections | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page


Recently Viewed