The Show Documentary (1995)
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.
The Notorious B.I.G.
Sean "Puffy" Combs
Snoop Doggy Dogg
Andre Harrell of Uptown Records
LL Cool J
Naughty by Nature
Tha Dogg Pound
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.
Savoy Pictures (1995) (USA) (theatrical)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (2004) (USA) (DVD) (widescreen)
Comstock (1996) (Japan) (theatrical)
Columbia TriStar Home Video (USA) (VHS)