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The dramatic retelling of the life, remarkable rise, and violent fall of rapper Christopher Wallace (aka the Notorious B.I.G.), Notorious plays like A Star is Born set to a rattling gangsta snare. With crisp direction by George Tillman Jr., producer of the BARBERSHOP series, the film is briskly paced and strikes a worthy balance between sensationalized celebrity biopic and behind-the-scenes drama. Angela Bassett anchors the latter with a nuanced performance as Voletta, Wallace’s long-suffering single mother who attempts to shelter him from the mean streets of Bed-Stuy.

With deep involvement by those who knew him best--the real Voletta Wallace and Sean 'Puff Daddy' Combs (played dynamically by Derek Luke) co-produced--the film nonetheless unflinchingly portrays Biggie’s troubled history as a teenage crack dealer, his chronic infidelity and poor fathering skills, and his own role in stoking the ludicrous coastal rivalry that claimed both his and Tupac Shakur’s lives. NOTORIOUS delivers an impactful tribute to its subject's genius--revealing to fans and neophytes alike the microphone skills, narrative chops, and fresh vision that made Wallace one of hip-hop’s greatest all-time MCs. Largely, this is due to the ace performance by Jamal Woolard, an amateur rapper who packed on 50 pounds to play the hulking gangsta.

Product Details

Actor:
  • Antonique Smith,
  • Derek Luke,
  • Naturi Naughton,
  • Anthony Mackie,
  • Jamal Woolard,
  • Angela Bassett,
  • Dennis White,
  • Julia Pace Mitchell
Director:
  • George Tillman Jr
Region:
  • 2
Aspect Ratio:
  • 16:9 (Wide)
Sound Information:
  • Dolby Digital
Number of Discs:
  • 1
Main Language:
  • English
Run Time:
  • 117 mins approx.
Studio:
  • 20th Century Fox
Certificate:
  • 15

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This is definitely a must have DVD, it is an essential addition to any collection. An in depth look at Christopher Wallace's life and death, the birth of his kids, his career and his mother's realisation as to just how beloved her son was to the world makes for a really great night's viewing.Whether you loved or loathed Biggie you will really love this movie.

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