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R| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
A feature length documentary film about the hip-hop DJ and today's "turntablist" movement. From the South Bronx in the `70s to San Francisco now, the world's best scratchers, diggers, party-rockers and producers on beats, breaks, battles, and the infinite possibilities of vinyl.

Cast: Afrika Bambaataa , Yoga Frog , Mix Master Mike , DJ Q-Bert , DJ Shadow , Grand Wizard Theodore ,

Directors: Doug Pray , Bonner Bellew

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Palm Pictures

Scratch (2002)

Release Date: February 15th, 2002|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    It's a documentary that invites viewers inside its story to groove along with a genre that's changing the past, present and future of contemporary music. show more

  • 75
    Philadelphia Inquirer

    Filled with wildly inventive sound, as records are cut up and recombined on the spot. show more

  • 88
    Chris Kaltenbach Baltimore Sun

    Scratch will make even the uninitiated believe in the joy and propulsive power of hip-hop. show more

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