Skid Row R

Skid Row
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item number:  F673
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: R
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 35 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: March 25, 2008
  • Originally Released: 2007
  • Label: Screen Media
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Packaging: Snap Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English
    • Subtitles - English (SDH) - Optional
  • Additional Release Material:
    • Deleted Scenes

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Directed by , &
Composition by
Produced by , &

Entertainment Reviews:


Total Count: 6


User Ratings: 389
[Skid Row is] less about finding humanity in the homeless population and more about realizing how a change of circumstance could lead even the most cocooned viewers to find dark inhumanity in themselves. Full Review
Washington Post
Aug 23, 2007
Rating: 2/4 -- ...Skid Row too often comes to feel like a vanity project, with the focus of the film frequently shifting away from Skid Row's history and people to Pras's sketchy immersion in homelessness... Full Review
Slant Magazine
Aug 22, 2007
[Pras] has done something significant and substantial in terms of awareness of people who, for all their addictions and self-abuse, are still human beings. Full Review
Film Journal International
Aug 27, 2007
Rating: 4/4 -- Pras, one of the founding members of the hip-hop group The Fugees, goes undercover to shed light on the plight of the homeless. Full Review
Mar 28, 2008
Rating: 3/4 -- An eye-opening and necessary look at a large, plain-view problem that most people would simply rather ignore. Full Review
Sep 5, 2007

Product Description:

This hard-hitting documentary goes inside L.A.'s violent Skid Row neighborhood to show the life of the homeless. Using surveillance equipment, Pras Michel (member of the Fugees) documents his experience living as a homeless man for nine days on the streets of Los Angeles.


Production Notes:

  • Theatrical Release: August 24, 2007 (Limited)

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  • UPC: 025195026116
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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