Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 45 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: August 12, 2008
- Originally Released: 1998
- Label: Lions Gate
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Sight and Sound - 08/??/1999
"...Gorgeous hues, surreal fish-eyed perspectives and pulsating varispeed camerawork..."
USA Today - 11/20/1998
"...Hype Williams makes his big-screen debut with a gritty tale of trust, betrayal and redemption that plays like a 90-minute version of the music video director's specialty..."
Box Office - 12/01/1998
"...An impressive feature film debut....BELLY nicely showcases some new acting talent crossing over from the music world, and conveys its message effectively..."
Los Angeles Times - 11/04/1998
"...It builds refreshingly and unexpectedly to a spirit of redemption and responsibility....BELLY looks great..."
A stylish urban drama about two childhood friends who stand on opposite sides of the law. A visually stunning, brutally honest film from critically acclaimed music video director Hype Williams. Rappers Nas and DMX make their big screen debuts.
Description by Lions Gate Home Entertainment:
From acclaimed director Hype Williams comes this realistic urban drama highlighted by an all-star hip-hop cast, visually dazzling ci nematography and a pulsing rap soundtrack.
Rap Artists |
Rap Music |
Theatrical Release |
Urban Crime |