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Wild Style (1983)

R
82 min | Drama, Music

Zoro, the city's hottest and most elusive graffiti writer. The actual story of the movie concerns the tension between Zoro's passion for his art and his personal life, particularly his strained relationship with fellow artist Rose. But ...See moreZoro, the city's hottest and most elusive graffiti writer. The actual story of the movie concerns the tension between Zoro's passion for his art and his personal life, particularly his strained relationship with fellow artist Rose. But this isn't why one watches Wild Style--this movie is *the* classic hip-hop flick, full of great subway shots, breakdancing, freestyle MCing and rare footage of one of the godfathers of hip-hop, Grandmaster Flash, pulling off an awesome scratch-mix set on a pair of ancient turntables. A must-see for anyone interested in hip-hop music and culture. Written by Leon See less
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Writers
Charlie Ahearn (original concept) | Fab 5 Freddy (original concept) (as Fred Braithwaite)
Editor
Steven C. Brown (as Steve Brown)
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Updated Mar 18, 1983

Release date
Mar 18, 1983 (United States)

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62 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
'Lee' George Quinones
Raymond 'Zoro' Raymond 'Zoro'   See fewer
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Lady Pink
Rose 'Lady Bug' (as Sandra 'Pink' Fabara) Rose 'Lady Bug' (as Sandra 'Pink' Fabara)   See fewer
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Fab 5 Freddy
'Phade' (as Frederick Braithwaite) 'Phade' (as Frederick Braithwaite)   See fewer
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Patti Astor
Virginia Virginia   See fewer
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Andrew Witten
Z-Roc (as Zephyr) Z-Roc (as Zephyr)   See fewer
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Busy Bee
Chief Rocker Chief Rocker   See fewer
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Glenn O'Brien
Museum Curator Museum Curator   See fewer
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Johnny 'Crash' Matos
Union Crew Union Crew   See fewer
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Daze
Union Crew (as Chris 'Daze' Ellis) Union Crew (as Chris 'Daze' Ellis)   See fewer
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Fred 'Caz' Glover
Union Crew Union Crew   See fewer
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Edwin 'Obe' Ortez
Union Crew Union Crew   See fewer
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Lisa Lee
Fly Girl Fly Girl   See fewer
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Henrietta Henry
Fly Girl Fly Girl   See fewer
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Pamela Smith
Fly Girl Fly Girl   See fewer
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Diane Parker
Fly Girl Fly Girl   See fewer
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Lil' Marcky C.
Street Kid / Electric Force Street Kid / Electric Force   See fewer
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Lil' Sput
Street Kid / Electric Force Street Kid / Electric Force   See fewer
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Michael Martin
Cop In Yard Cop In Yard   See fewer
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Nathan Ingram
Cop In Yard Cop In Yard   See fewer
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Joe Lewis
Community Organizer Community Organizer   See fewer
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Kennedy Lee Howard
Gangster Gangster   See fewer
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Perky B.
Rap Referee Rap Referee   See fewer
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Dondi
Zoro Double (as Dondi White) Zoro Double (as Dondi White)   See fewer
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Jose Ortiz
Zoro Double Zoro Double   See fewer
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A.J.
Himself (as D.J. AJ) Himself (as D.J. AJ)   See fewer
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Grand Wizard Theodore
Fantastic Freaks Fantastic Freaks   See fewer
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Kevie Kev
Fantastic Freaks Fantastic Freaks   See fewer
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Master Rob
Fantastic Freaks Fantastic Freaks   See fewer
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Ruby Dee
Fantastic Freaks (as Rubie Dee) Fantastic Freaks (as Rubie Dee)   See fewer
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Prince Whipper Whip
Fantastic Freaks Fantastic Freaks   See fewer
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Dot-a-Rock
Fantastic Freaks Fantastic Freaks   See fewer
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Charlie Chase
Cold Crush Bros. (as D.J. Charlie Chase) Cold Crush Bros. (as D.J. Charlie Chase)   See fewer
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Tony Tone
Cold Crush Bros. (as D.J. Toney Tone) Cold Crush Bros. (as D.J. Toney Tone)   See fewer
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Grandmaster Caz
Cold Crush Bros. Cold Crush Bros.   See fewer
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J.D.L.
Cold Crush Bros. (as Jerry Dee Lewis) Cold Crush Bros. (as Jerry Dee Lewis)   See fewer
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Almighty K.G.
Cold Crush Bros. Cold Crush Bros.   See fewer
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Easy A.D.
Cold Crush Bros. Cold Crush Bros.   See fewer
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Grand Mixer DXT
Himself (as DST) Himself (as DST)   See fewer
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Rammellzee
Rapper Rapper   See fewer
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Shockdell
Rapper Rapper   See fewer
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Lil' Rodney Cee
Double Trouble Double Trouble   See fewer
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K.K. Rockwell
Double Trouble Double Trouble   See fewer
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D.J. Stevie Steve
Double Trouble / Electric Force Double Trouble / Electric Force   See fewer
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Loose Bruce
Pop-O-Matics Pop-O-Matics   See fewer
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Sable
Electric Force Electric Force   See fewer
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Crazy Legs
Rock Steady Crew Rock Steady Crew   See fewer
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Frosty Freeze
Rock Steady Crew Rock Steady Crew   See fewer
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Prince Ken Swift
Rock Steady Crew (as Ken Rock) Rock Steady Crew (as Ken Rock)   See fewer
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Mr. Freeze
Rock Steady Crew Rock Steady Crew   See fewer
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Take One
Rock Steady Crew Rock Steady Crew   See fewer
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Lamar Hill
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kool Moe Dee
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Rice
Art Gallery Party Guest (uncredited) Art Gallery Party Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kara Vallow
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dixie Club Goer (uncredited) Dixie Club Goer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.2 / 10 | 1,956 votes