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Tupac: Resurrection (2003)

Home movies, photographs, and recited poetry illustrate the life of Tupac Shakur, one of the most beloved, revolutionary, and volatile hip-hop M.Cs. of all time.

Director:

Lauren Lazin
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Tupac Shakur ... Self (archive footage)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rappin' 4-Tay ... Self (archive footage)
Conrad Bain ... (archive footage)
Bill Bellamy ... Self (archive footage)
William J. Bennett ... Self (archive footage)
Todd Bridges ... (archive footage)
Pat Buchanan ... Self (archive footage)
James Cagney ... (archive footage)
Connie Chung ... Self (archive footage)
Eldridge Cleaver ... Self (archive footage)
Kathleen Cleaver ... Self (archive footage)
Gary Coleman ... Self (archive footage)
Sean 'Diddy' Combs ... Self (archive footage) (as Puffy Combs)
Chris Connelly ... Self (archive footage)
Anthony 'Treach' Criss ... Self (archive footage)
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Home movies, photographs, and recited poetry illustrate the life of Tupac Shakur, one of the most beloved, revolutionary, and volatile hip-hop M.Cs. of all time.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

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In his own words


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language and images of drugs, violence and sex | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Did You Know?

Trivia

The font used on screen throughout the film is taken from samples of Shakur's own handwriting. See more »

Quotes

Tupac Shakur: What makes me saying 'I don't give a f - -' different than Patrick Henry saying 'Give me liberty or give me death'?
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Connections

References Above the Rim (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Hit Em Up
Composed by Tupac Shakur, Franne Golde, Dennis Lambert
Performed by Tupac Shakur
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User Reviews

 
2pac and Growing up in the ghetto....
15 November 2003 | by ice_man_39See all my reviews

This documentary shows everything about 2pac's life, you can really dive into his character and see how complex he is. His accomplishments during a period of 6 years (pretty much) is really inspirational. He isn't a hero, or he at least didnt have enough time to transform into one, but I think the message was quite clear: Give (black) people a chance and they can do great things. That's pretty much what this movie is about and it can be enjoyed on many levels by different races simply because of - struggle.


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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 November 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

2Pac: Resurrection See more »

Filming Locations:

Baltimore, Maryland, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$300,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,632,847, 16 November 2003

Gross USA:

$7,718,961

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,808,524
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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