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Title Beats, rhymes & life [videorecording] : the travels of A Tribe Called Quest / a Sony Pictures Classics presents, Rival Pictures, State Street Pictures production ; in association with Om Films ; a film by Michael Rapaport ; produced by Edward Parks [and others] ; directed by Michael Rapaport.

Publication Info. [United States] : Sony Pictures Classics, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    MA TRIB BRL T02DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language In English, optional French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); closed-captioned.
Cast A Tribe Called Quest (Phife Dawg, Q-Tip, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Jarobi White), Common, Mary J. Blige.
Credits Original music, Madlib ; editor, Lenny Mesina ; director of photography, Robert Benavides.
Note DVD release of the 2011 motion picture.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language.
Summary Michael Rapaport goes on tour with A Tribe Called Quest in 2008, when they reunite to perform sold-out concerts across the country, almost ten years after the release of their last album, The Love Movement. Rapaport captures the story of their tenuous relationship as personal differences and unresolved conflicts continue to threaten their creative cohesion. Get a behind-the-scenes look at their journey and contributions as a band, and what currently is at stake for these long-time friends.
Note Special features: Commentary with Michael Rapaport; Bringing beats to life; On the red carpet; deleted scenes.
Subject Tribe Called Quest (Musical group).
Hip-hop -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Concert films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Parks, Edward. Producer.
Rapaport, Michael. Director.
Q-Tip (Vocalist). Interviewee. Performer.
Phife Dawg, 1970-2016. Interviewee. Performer.
Muhammad, Ali Shaheed. Interviewee. Performer.
White, Jarobi. Interviewee. Performer.
Common (Musician). Interviewee.
Blige, Mary J. Interviewee.
Madlib, 1973- Composer.
Tribe Called Quest (Musical group). Performer.
Rival Pictures.
State Street Pictures.
Om Films.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Added Title Beats, rhymes, and life
Travels of A Tribe Called Quest
ISBN 6314423007
Standard No. 043396388024
00043396388024 gtin-14
Music No. 38802 Sony Pictures Classics

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