MRQE Ranks: The Best Hip Hop Movies

The Best Hip Hop Movies

With the release of Straight Outta Compton, we highlight the best hip-hop movies to drop a beat, as well as a few honorable mentions that did not have enough review scores to rank.
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  MRQE Metric
Do the Right Thing (1989) - MRQE Metric: 94 Rate it! 94
Boyz n the Hood (1991) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Menace II Society (1993) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
Scratch (2001) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
Dave Chappelle's Block Party (2005) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
NAS: Time Is Illmatic (2014) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Straight Outta Compton (2015) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Hustle & Flow (2005) - MRQE Metric: 70 Rate it! 70
Dope (2015) - MRQE Metric: 70 Rate it! 70
8 Mile (2002) - MRQE Metric: 68 Rate it! 68
Fear of a Black Hat (1993) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
ATL (2006) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
Notorious (2009) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Brown Sugar (2002) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
New Jack City (1991) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Wild Style (1983) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Krush Groove (1985) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Brooklyn Babylon (2001) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Friday (1995) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
CB4 (1993) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Juice (1992) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Beat Street (1984) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Above the Rim (1994) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
House Party (1990) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap (2012) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!