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Title Wild style [electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States] : Giant Pictures, 1983.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 82 min.)) : sd., col.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
digital rda
video file rda
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Credits Directed by Charlie Ahearn.
Cast "Lee" George Quinones, Sandra "Pink" Fabara, Frederick Brathwaite, Patti Astor; Rap [by] Busy Bee, Double Trouble, Fantastic Freaks, Cold Crush Bros., Grandmaster Flash; Breaks [by] Rock Steady Crew, Pop-O-Matics, Electric Force.
Summary Considered the first hip-hop movie, WILD STYLE captures New York's 1981 hip-hop culture and several prominent figures: Busy Bee Starski, Fab Five Freddy, The Cold Crush Brothers, and one of the godfathers of hip-hop, Grandmaster Flash.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Teenage boys -- Drama.
Graffiti -- Drama.
Hip-hop -- Drama.
Rap (Music) -- Drama.
Break dancing -- Drama.
African American teenagers -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Bronx (New York, N.Y.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Ahearn, Charlie. Screenwriter. Conceptor. Director. Producer.
Quinones, Lee George. Actor.
Fabara, Sandra, 1964- Actor.
Fab 5 Freddy, 1959- Actor. Conceptor.
Astor, Patti. Actor.
Busy Bee. Performer.
Grandmaster Flash. Performer.
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Music No. MWT12435630

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