Brown Sugar

When did you first fall in love with hip-hop?

Brown Sugar (2002)

ComedyRomance

Sidney is a writer who's just left her L.A. Times music review gig to edit New York hip-hop magazine XXL. Dre is an executive with a hip-hop record company based in New York. They've known each other since they met as children, when both discovered hip-hop for the first time. Now that they're back together, they should be perfect for each other, except that Dre's about to marry lawyer Reese and Sidney claims not to be interested in Dre romantically. Meanwhile, Dre is growing increasingly restless with his company's focus on profit over artistry, which leads to signing the gimmicky duo Ren and Ten while ignoring the talented Chris

Director: Rick Famuyiwa
Writers: Rick Famuyiwa, Michael Elliot.

Release Date: 2002-10-05
Status: Released
Run time: 109 min / 1:49
Budget: $8,000,000
Revenue: $27,362,712

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Casts

Sanaa Lathan
Sidney 'Syd' Shaw
Taye Diggs
Andre Romulus 'Dre' Ellis
Yasiin Bey
Chris 'Cav' Anton Vichon
Queen Latifah
fracine
Nicole Ari Parker
Reese Marie Wiggam Ellis
Boris Kodjoe
Kelby Dawson
Sterling K. Brown
Co-Worker
Wendell Pierce
Simon
Big Daddy Kane
Himself
Ahmir-Khalib Thompson
Himself
Kool G Rap
Himself
Black Thought
Himself
Doug E. Fresh
Himself
Pete Rock
Himself
Jermaine Dupri
Himself
Slick Rick
Himself
Russell Simmons
Himself
Common
Himself
Talib Kweli
Himself
Beanie Sigel
Himself
Method Man
Himself

Crew

Art Kalina Ivanov Production Design
Camera Enrique Chediak Director of Photography
Costume & Make-Up Darryle Johnson Costume Design
Sound Robert Fernandez Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Writing Rick Famuyiwa Screenplay
Directing Rick Famuyiwa Director
Production Alexa L. Fogel Casting
Editing Dirk Westervelt Editor
Writing Michael Elliot Screenplay
Writing Michael Elliot Story
Sound Gary Gegan Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Robert Hurst Original Music Composer
Sound Alan Freedman Foley Mixer
Sound Michael Hertlein ADR Editor
Directing Deirdre Horgan Script Supervisor
Camera Rick Raphael Steadicam Operator
Sound Daniel S. Irwin Dialogue Editor
Sound Greg Hedgepath Supervising Sound Editor
Camera Andrew Casey Camera Operator
Camera K.C. Bailey Still Photographer
Sound Stephanie Flack Dialogue Editor
Camera Will Arnot Camera Operator
Camera Will Arnot Steadicam Operator
Art Nora Kasarda Art Department Coordinator
Art Peter Gelfman Property Master
Sound William Sarokin Sound Mixer
Art Roberta J. Holinko Set Decoration

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