Beat Street

Beat Street (1984)

Takin' The Beat To The Streets!

star 7.3/10
From 38 Ratings


An aspiring DJ, from the South Bronx, and his best friend, a promoter, try to get into show business by exposing people to hip-hop music and culture.

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  • Guy Davis

    as Kenny Kirkland
  • Rae Dawn Chong

    as Tracy Carlson
  • Saundra Santiago

    as Carmen Cararro
  • Doug E. Fresh

    as Himself
  • Mary Alice

    as Cora
  • Shawn Elliott

    as Domingo
  • Duane Jones

    as Robert
  • Kadeem Hardison

    as High School Student (scenes deleted)
  • Jon Chardiet

    as Ramon
  • Leon W. Grant

    as Chollie
  • Robert Taylor

    as Lee Kirkland
Art Wynn Thomas Art Direction
Art Patrizia von Brandenstein Production Design
Production Michael Holman Producer
Production Pat Golden Casting
Costume & Make-Up Kristi Zea Costume Design
Production David V. Picker Producer
Writing Andrew Davis Screenplay
Crew Tom Priestley Jr. Cinematography
Editing Dov Hoenig Editor
Art George DeTitta Jr. Set Decoration
Production Mary Colquhoun Casting
Sound Webster Lewis Original Music Composer
Sound Harry Belafonte Original Music Composer
Writing David Gilbert Screenplay
Directing Stan Lathan Director
Editing Bob Brady Co-Editor
Writing Paul Golding Screenplay
Art Dan Perri Title Designer
Sound Arthur Baker Original Music Composer
Editing Kevin Lee Editor
Costume & Make-Up Bernard Johnson Costume Design