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Actors: Mario Van Peebles, Eriq La Salle, Melvin Plowden, Richie Abanes, Kadeem Hardison
Director: Joel Silberg
Genres: Drama, Musicals & Performing Arts
PG     2003     1hr 32min

Catch the rhythm and feel the heat of this nonstop, rappin house party starring Mario Van Peebles (Ali), Tasia Valenza and Eriq La Salle ( ER )! Featuring the talents of some of hip-hop's biggest stars, Rappin is an expl...  more »


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Actors: Mario Van Peebles, Eriq La Salle, Melvin Plowden, Richie Abanes, Kadeem Hardison
Director: Joel Silberg
Creators: David Gurfinkel, Andy Horvitch, Jeffrey Silver, Menahem Golan, Yoram Globus, Adam Friedman, Robert Jay Litz
Genres: Drama, Musicals & Performing Arts
Sub-Genres: Drama, Musicals & Performing Arts
Studio: MGM (Video & DVD)
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen - Closed-captioned,Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 04/15/2003
Original Release Date: 05/11/1985
Theatrical Release Date: 05/11/1985
Release Year: 2003
Run Time: 1hr 32min
Screens: Color,Full Screen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Languages: English
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French

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Member Movie Reviews

Stan B. (badmoviemaven) from WESTERVILLE, OH
Reviewed on 12/9/2009...
This movie is so wonderfully bad. The rappin' is horrible,the acting is horrible, the story is horrible. Seeing a young Ice-T rappin' his skinny ass off is not to be missed. Mario Van Peebles is such a likable guy, you can only feel sorry he took the gig. His crew is full of
over-acting knuckleheads that go through this movie trying to help out the hood. This movie is not to be missed.
2 of 2 member(s) found this review helpful.

Movie Reviews

The Greatest Fake Rap Movie Ever
MikeGibbons | Orleans, MA | 04/16/2003
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Oh baby, this is the one. An incredibly phony rags to riches rap movie complete with all jewish screenwriters and director, Mario Van Peebles sportin' a Jheri curl, old white people getting this movie is a CLASSIC!!! This is the Star Wars of cheesy mid-80s rap movies. I have seen this movie over 100 times and I pick up something new every time I watch it. I can't recommend this movie enough, but if you ain't down with Cheese, don't bother. This is not a movie for serious people."
Joanna Gardner
Denyse Rutterfird | 10/16/2004
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Joanna Gardner was in one of the scenes singing with Eugene Wilde. They sounded wonderful! Joanna is definately a star and anyone that workd with her will be delighted! Her voice is definately phenominal!"
Denyse Rutterfird | 06/17/2004
(2 out of 5 stars)

"There area few pioneers in the movie - thats cool. I hate to say it, this movie was stupid, even back when it was produced. Just watch Krush Groove, its way more entertaining."