Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Synopsis
Ice-T travels coast to coast interviewing rap performers to pay tribute to the musical art form.
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Hip Hop

By melissadoble
Didn't think I could fall more in love with Hip Hop but after watching this wow never been more in love with it!! Made for Hip Hop Junkies....

Love, Love, LOVED It

By lameishasherri
Enlightening, Engaging and Entertaining: just three words to describe the quality of this film. I have no complaints ... no "aw, how come they didn't do/say/show this that or the other". It's a MUST...

Excellent especially if you don't know rap

By Chicago_48
I am old school (Teddy, Teena, Aretha) and rap is not something I can get into. What rappers I know about are Grandmaster Flash, Kurtis Blow and Run-DMC, but I never really got into the lyrics....

A True Representation of Hip Hop

By dideedyj007
If you want to get the real Hip Hop you must seen this film I loved every take almost to tears being reminded of real Rap and the real artist that made it happen much love to Ice T....

Wish it was longer...

By BBKG1979
EXCELLENT... just wish it was longer, I could watch a movie like this all day everyday. I know Ice tried to get ahold of several people but couldn't or had to edit out a lot. This definitely takes...

A must-see for any fans of rap music

By umjames
Ice-T interviews a lot of fundamental rap artists from the 70s/80s through now, particularly artists from NYC, Detroit, and LA. I'd love to see a sequel to this movie that includes artists from other...

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Truly insightful

By LWentt
Fantastic!...

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Rated R | For Pervasive Language, Some Drug Content and Sexual References
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Fantastic hip-hop documentary has profanity, some drug use.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF