The Show (1995 film)

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The Show
The Show (1995 film) poster.jpg
Directed by Brian Robbins
Produced by Brian Robbins
Michael Tollin
Starring Russell Simmons
Music by Stanley Clarke
Cinematography Dasal Banks
Larry Banks
Stephen Consentino
Ericson Core
John L. Demps Jr.
Michael Negrin
John Simmons
Edited by Michael Schultz
Production
company
Distributed by Savoy Pictures
Release dates August 20, 1995
Running time 93 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Show is a 1995 documentary film about hip hop music. It was directed by Brian Robbins and featured interviews with some of hip hop's biggest names. Def Jam founder Russell Simmons stars in and narrates the film. The film grossed $1,482,892 in its opening weekend and $2,702,578 during its theatrical run.

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Main article: The Show (soundtrack)

A soundtrack consisting entirely of hip hop was released on August 15, 1995 by Def Jam Recordings. The soundtrack was very successful, peaking at 4 on the Billboard 200 and 1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and was certified platinum on October 16, 1995.

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