Philly Boy: A Movie About M.C. Breeze (2002)

True story of MC Breeze, aka Joey B. Ellis, who overcame childhood adversity to form his own record label in 1986. His single, "Discombobulatorbubulator," was the first rap record to be ... See full summary »

Director:

Michael J. Dennis (as Mike D.)

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Cast

Credited cast:
M.C. Breeze M.C. Breeze ... Himself
Joey B. Ellis Joey B. Ellis ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lady B Lady B ... Herself
B-Force B-Force ... Themselves
DJ Jazzy Jeff ... Himself
Baby DST Baby DST ... Himself
E-Vette Money E-Vette Money ... Herself
Schooly-D ... Himself
Ahmir-Khalib Thompson ... Himself (as Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson)
Funk Wizard Snow Funk Wizard Snow ... Himself
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Storyline

True story of MC Breeze, aka Joey B. Ellis, who overcame childhood adversity to form his own record label in 1986. His single, "Discombobulatorbubulator," was the first rap record to be banned from radio. As a recording artist for MC Hammer he composed and performed the Theme Song for Rocky V (Go For It). After Hammer's legendary bankruptcy, he returned home to Philadelphia only to suffer dual tragedies that only his love for music could help heal. Written by Mike D.

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He was the first singing emcee. The first banned. If you don't know his story, now you have no excuse.

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Details

Official Sites:

official website

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 June 2002 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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