Nas: Time Is Illmatic Synopsis
Rapper Nas revisits his rise from the projects to the recording of his debut album, "Illmatic."
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By Chino191
Fantastic! Illmatic to the 10th power! One Love!...

Great doc !

By bellm6
Great film on a hip hop legend such as NAS !...

Nas: Time is Illmatic

By 80'sbabe
The movie was great! Transports you back to the golden era of hip hop!...

Looking forward to it!

By christiencenteno
There is a one night only showing in Glendale, AZ at AMC Arrowhead 14 on October 2nd for this movie. I can't wait to see it :)...

Great Documentary

By Callyberries
Loved how it told the story of his rise to being a great MC. I learned a lot about his family growing up in Queensbridge. It was funny as well. I highly recommend it to any Hip Hop lover!...

By erichtucker
wish we had more hip hop history like this....

Well-done

By madlomc
Interesting, smart, funny. Provides awesome context for the album, the artist, and culture of that time....

Time is Illmatic

By Zaldivar_Smith
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Wonderful

By gdubb29
This documentary was an absolute delight. It's been a while since I've seen a documentary spell the plight of the black man as well as this one. It's sad to see how we have lost a generation of black...

Awesome Documentary on Nas!!

By iunupe9max10
Loved the insight this provided... as it's easily one of the best albums, not just rap albums of our time!! Kudos!...

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