April 1, 2012 by  
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Notorious Unrated Director’s Cut Details. Jamal Woolard, Derek Luke, Anthony Mackie and Angela Bassett star in the Notorious B.I.G. biopic. See the movie trailer and blu-ray special features for Notorious below. The story centers on the life and death of Notorious B.I.G. (a.k.a. Christopher Wallace), who came straight out of Brooklyn to take the world of rap music by storm.

Notorious movie poster
  • Release Date: January 16, 2009
  • Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Genre: Biopic, Music, Drama
  • Director: George Tillman Jr.
  • Screenwriter: Reggie Rock Bythewood, Cheo Hodari Coker
  • Starring: Jamal Woolard, Derek Luke, Anthony Mackie, Angela Bassett, Antonique Smith, Naturi Naughton, Dennis White
  • Running Time: 2 hrs. 2 min.
  • MPAA Rating: (R) for pervasive language, some strong sexuality including dialogue, nudity, and for drug content.
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In just a few short years, The Notorious B.I.G. rose from the streets of Brooklyn to become one of the most influential hip hop artists of all time. B.I.G. was a gifted storyteller; his narratives about violent life on the streets were told with a gritty, objective realism that won him enormous respect and credibility. His stories were universal and gave a voice to his generation.

Bonus Features

  • Blu-ray Special Features:
  • Theatrical Version and Unrated Director’s Cut
  • Audio Commentary
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Featurettes
  • Theatrical Trailers
  • Digital Copy

Movie Trailers

Notorious – Movie Trailer

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