Mc-Krush Groove

Directed By: Michael Schultz Starring: Sheila E. Blair Underwood

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Product Overview

In this movie based on the life of Russel Simmons, hot young record producer/manager Russel Walker has all the hottest acts on the record label Krush Groove records. The acts include Run-DMC, Dr.Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Kurtis Blow. When Run-DMC has a hit record and Russel doesn't have the money to press records he borrows money from a drug dealer/loan shark. At the same time Russel and Run are both competing for the heart of Sheila E.

Specifications

Studio Warner
SKU 229069200
UPC 883929248018
UPC 14 00883929248018
Format DVD
Release Date 4/24/2012
Rating Rating
Keywords
1980s
Adventure
Essential Cinema
Music (General)
Musical Sequences
Pop Stars
Rap Artists
Rap/Hip Hop
Editors Note
Note Russell, a manager of struggling rap artists, borrows money from villain Jay in order to make business ends meet. After his clients become successful, however, Russell is unable to pay back the loan, and Jay is less than understanding. A "top-of-the-charts" musical about a struggling record company in a large city. KRUSH GROOVE is a cult classic which explores the 1980's New York hip-hop underground. It features the music of Sheila E., Run D.M.C., the Fat Boys, Kurtis Blow, and many more.
Plot Summary
Summary Russell, a manager of struggling rap artists, borrows money from villain Jay in order to make business ends meet. After his clients become successful, however, Russell is unable to pay back the loan, and Jay is less than understanding...
Reviews
New York Times "...The music itself is more than abundant....Sheila E. is a show-stopping presence..." 10/25/1985 p.C8
Variety "...The performers exhibit infectious energy and more than passing ability with high-speed, tongue-twisting rhymes, all pounded out to a booming beat and flashy choreography..." 10/30/1985
Directors
Michael Schultz
Actors
Sheila E.
Blair Underwood
Cast & Crew
Run DMC - Star
Rick Rubin - Star
Sheila E. - Star
Blair Underwood - Star
Fat Boys - Featured
Kurtis Blow - Featured
Michael Schultz - Director
Technical Info
Original Release Date 1985
UPC 00883929248018
Number of Discs 1
Color Color
Features
DVD, Widescreen, No Longer Produced
Product Attributes
Video Format DVD
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