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Love Beats Rhymes

Rated R 106 min. 2017

When struggling rapper Coco (Azealia Banks) enrolls in a poetry class, she thinks her rhymes will impress her teacher, Professor Dixon (Jill Scott). Instead, Dixon challenges Coco to seek real meaning in her lyrics, setting her on a journey of discovery that takes her through rap clubs and poetry slams, leading her to find her true voice — and true love — in this uplifting movie costarring Lucien Laviscount and Common.

Film Credits

Director: RZA

Writer: Nicole Asher and Nicole Jefferson Asher

Cast: Hana Mae Lee, Method Man, John David Washington, Common and Lorraine Toussaint


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