Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp 2013
Amazon Instant Video
|Starring||African American Cinema|
|Supporting actors||Diane Beck, Misty Beck, Robert Beck, Mathieu Bitton, Snoop Dogg, Bill Duke, Justin Gifford, Odie Hawkins, Red Holloway, Emory Holmes, Ice-T, Quincy Jones, The Bishop Don Magic Juan, Seth Kadish, Leon Isaac Kennedy, Markskillz, Richard Milner, Bentley Moriss|
|Studio||Documentary - Biography|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||7-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
In the end, the film will change your perspective.
Great use of interviews as to give the viewer a vivid picture of who iceberg slim really was and his literary and cultural reach.
Beck himself viewed the life as detestable and harmful to the overall well being of society and in particular African Americans.
This work is particularly well done and is very interesting to read. It is sincere, but not graphic like some of the other films on pimping. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Chuck Ford
I found this just fascinating and definitely a unique American story that needed to be told, and that we needed to hear. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Bobbie
The movie really showed us what we didn't know about being a pimp!! It's nothing like what we thought obviously.Published 3 months ago by Angel Montgomery
Wasn't a true pimp for very long. Sort of a surprise if you know his books. Wild life story though. Pretty cool.Published 3 months ago by S. Smyth
This is entertaining as well as informative. There is lessons to be learned from his mistakes. I really believe he had a good heart as he aged.Published 3 months ago by Abdul
Great documentary. Chronicles the life and times of Robert Beck aka Iceberg Slim and focuses on his rise to fame as well as his struggles. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Sam