20 Movies Like Get Rich Or Die Tryin

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8 Mile

8 Mile
8 Mile
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama, Music
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 17 wins & 21 nominations total
Writer: Scott Silver
Actors: Eminem, Brittany Murphy, Kim Basinger
Language: English
Country: United States, Germany
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“8 Mile” is a 2002 drama film that follows the life of Jimmy Smith Jr., a young aspiring rapper from a working-class background, as he navigates the challenges of poverty, racial tension, and personal struggles while trying to make a name for himself in the underground rap battle scene in Detroit. The movie explores themes of resilience, self-discovery, and the power of music as Jimmy confronts his own insecurities and battles against the odds to pursue his dreams.

Hustle & Flow

Hustle
Hustle
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Awards: 1 win & 9 nominations
Writer: Taylor Materne, Will Fetters
Actors: Adam Sandler, Queen Latifah, Juancho Hernangomez
Language: English, Serbian, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Hustle & Flow” is a drama film that follows the story of a Memphis pimp named DJay who aspires to become a successful rapper. With the help of his friends, he navigates the challenges of the music industry and struggles to make his dreams a reality.

Paid in Full

Paid in Full
Paid in Full
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 53%
Metacritic: 49/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Azie Faison Jr., Austin Phillips, Matthew Cirulnick
Actors: Mekhi Phifer, Wood Harris, Chi McBride
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Paid in Full” is a crime drama film that follows the rise and fall of three friends who become involved in the drug trade in Harlem during the 1980s. As they navigate the dangerous world of drug dealing, their loyalty and trust are tested, leading to devastating consequences.

Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood
Boyz n the Hood
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 12 wins & 27 nominations total
Writer: John Singleton
Actors: Cuba Gooding Jr., Laurence Fishburne, Hudhail Al-Amir
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Boyz n the Hood” is a coming-of-age drama that follows the lives of three young African American men growing up in South Central Los Angeles. The film explores the challenges they face in their neighborhood, including gang violence, poverty, and racial discrimination, as they navigate their way towards adulthood.

Menace II Society

Menace II Society
Menace II Society
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Allen Hughes, Albert Hughes, Tyger Williams
Actors: Tyrin Turner, Larenz Tate, June Kyoto Lu
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Menace II Society” is a gritty and powerful drama that follows the life of a young man named Caine, who navigates the dangerous streets of South Central Los Angeles. Faced with the harsh realities of violence, drugs, and poverty, Caine struggles to find a way out of the cycle of crime and destruction.

Belly

Belly
Belly
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 23%
Metacritic: 36/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Anthony Bodden, Nas, Hype Williams
Actors: Nas, DMX, Taral Hicks
Language: English
Country: United States
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The movie “Belly” follows the lives of two childhood friends, Tommy and Sincere, as they navigate the world of crime, drugs, and violence in New York City. As they rise through the ranks of the criminal underworld, they must confront the consequences of their actions and make choices that will determine their futures.

Juice

Juice
Juice
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 60/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Ernest R. Dickerson, Gerard Brown
Actors: Omar Epps, Tupac Shakur, Jermaine Hopkins
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The Juice movie is a 1992 crime drama that follows the lives of four Harlem teenagers as they navigate the pressures of friendship, power, and violence, ultimately leading to a tragic and deadly outcome. It explores themes of identity, masculinity, and the consequences of choices made in pursuit of power and respect.

New Jack City

New Jack City
New Jack City
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 1 win & 6 nominations
Writer: Thomas Lee Wright, Barry Michael Cooper
Actors: Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne
Language: English
Country: United States
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“New Jack City” is a crime film that follows the rise and fall of drug lord Nino Brown as he builds a powerful drug empire in New York City, and the efforts of a dedicated detective and his team to bring him down. It explores themes of urban crime, corruption, and the devastating impact of the crack cocaine epidemic in the 1980s.

American Gangster

American Gangster
American Gangster
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 157 min
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 12 wins & 38 nominations total
Writer: Steven Zaillian, Mark Jacobson
Actors: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Language: English, Thai, Spanish
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“American Gangster” is a crime drama film based on the true story of Frank Lucas, a Harlem drug lord in the 1970s. The movie follows Lucas as he rises to power, smuggling heroin into the United States and evading law enforcement, while also exploring the efforts of a dedicated detective to bring him down.

Scarface

Scarface
Scarface
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 170 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Awards: 8 nominations
Writer: Oliver Stone, Howard Hawks, Ben Hecht
Actors: Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Scarface movie is about a Cuban immigrant named Tony Montana who rises to power and becomes a ruthless drug lord in Miami, but his greed and violent nature ultimately lead to his downfall.

Training Day

Training Day
Training Day
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 18 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: David Ayer
Actors: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn
Language: English, Russian, Spanish, Korean, Greek
Country: United States
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“Training Day” is a crime thriller film that follows a rookie cop who is paired with a corrupt and manipulative detective for a day of training, revealing the dark underbelly of the Los Angeles Police Department.”

Set It Off

Set It Off
Set It Off
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 70%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Takashi Bufford, Kate Lanier
Actors: Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, Vivica A. Fox
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Set It Off” is a crime thriller film that follows four women who, tired of struggling financially, turn to robbing banks in Los Angeles. As they embark on their criminal journey, they face personal and moral challenges that test their loyalty and friendship.

Friday

Friday
Friday
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Metacritic: 54/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 1 win & 5 nominations
Writer: Ice Cube, DJ Pooh
Actors: Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Friday movie is a comedy about two friends, Craig and Smokey, who spend a day getting into various misadventures in their neighborhood while trying to avoid a local drug dealer.

Baby Boy

Baby Boy
Baby Boy
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 14 nominations
Writer: John Singleton
Actors: Alexsandra Wright, Tyrese Gibson, Taraji P. Henson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Baby Boy” is a coming-of-age drama film that follows the life of Jody, a young African American man living in South Central Los Angeles, as he navigates the challenges of adulthood, relationships, and fatherhood. The movie explores themes of masculinity, family dynamics, and the struggle to break free from the cycle of violence and poverty.

South Central

South Central
South Central
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Stephen Milburn Anderson, Donald Bakeer
Actors: Glenn Plummer, Byron Minns, Lexie Bigham
Language: English
Country: United States
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“South Central” is a 1992 crime drama film that follows the story of a man named Bobby, who tries to break free from the cycle of gang violence and incarceration in South Central Los Angeles. After serving time in prison, Bobby must navigate the challenges of fatherhood and redemption while confronting the harsh realities of his neighborhood.

Above the Rim

Above the Rim
Above the Rim
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Jeff Pollack, Benny Medina, Barry Michael Cooper
Actors: Duane Martin, Tupac Shakur, Leon
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Above the Rim” is a 1994 sports drama film that follows the story of a talented high school basketball player who becomes entangled in a web of rivalries, love, and crime. As he navigates the pressures of the game and the streets, he must make difficult choices that will determine his future on and off the court.

Dead Presidents

Dead Presidents
Dead Presidents
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 49%
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Allen Hughes, Albert Hughes, Michael Henry Brown
Actors: Larenz Tate, Keith David, Chris Tucker
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Dead Presidents movie is about a group of African American friends who become disillusioned with their lives and turn to crime, leading them to rob banks. As they face the consequences of their actions, the film explores themes of race, war, and the challenges of a changing society.

Gridlock’d

Gridlock'd
Gridlock'd
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Vondie Curtis-Hall
Actors: Tupac Shakur, Tim Roth, Thandiwe Newton
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Gridlock’d” is a crime-comedy film that follows two friends, played by Tupac Shakur and Tim Roth, who find themselves caught in a web of bureaucracy and corruption as they try to navigate the broken healthcare system in order to get drug rehabilitation help. Faced with numerous obstacles and setbacks, they embark on a darkly humorous and chaotic journey to survive and overcome the system’s gridlock.

The Wash

The Wash
The Wash
Internet Movie Database: 4.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 8%
Metacritic: 18/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: N/A
Writer: DJ Pooh
Actors: Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Anthony Albano
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Wash” is a comedy film about two friends who work at a car wash and get caught up in a series of misadventures when they find themselves in possession of a valuable computer chip. As they try to navigate through their new predicament, they must also deal with the eccentric and quirky characters that frequent the car wash.

State Property

State Property
State Property
Internet Movie Database: 4.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 0%
Metacritic: 9/100
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Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Drama, Crime, Action
Awards: N/A
Writer: Ernest 'Tron' Anderson, Abdul Malik Abbott
Actors: Beanie Sigel, Omillio Sparks, Memphis Bleek
Language: English
Country: United States
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“State Property” is a crime film that follows a group of drug dealers as they navigate the dangerous world of Philadelphia’s underground drug trade. The movie explores their rise to power, rivalries, and the consequences they face in their pursuit of wealth and control.

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