Fly By Night

Overview

Struggling musicians vie for success in the hard world of the New York hip-hop scene in this gritty urban drama. Rich (Jeffrey D. Sams) is convinced he has a future as a rapper -- so much so that he leaves his wife and family to go to New York and reach for the brass ring. While scuffling for work, Rich meets another MC, I Tick (Ron Brice), whose roughneck style is a contrast to Rich's smooth delivery. The two rhymers begin working together and soon find that they may have a shot at the big time. The supporting ...
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Overview

Struggling musicians vie for success in the hard world of the New York hip-hop scene in this gritty urban drama. Rich (Jeffrey D. Sams) is convinced he has a future as a rapper -- so much so that he leaves his wife and family to go to New York and reach for the brass ring. While scuffling for work, Rich meets another MC, I Tick (Ron Brice), whose roughneck style is a contrast to Rich's smooth delivery. The two rhymers begin working together and soon find that they may have a shot at the big time. The supporting cast includes Maura Tierney, Larry Gillard Jr., and Leo Burmester; rapper MC Lyte contributes to the soundtrack.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; [None specified]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/6/2004
  • UPC: 043396064270
  • Original Release: 1993
  • Rating:

  • Source: Sony Pictures
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Pan & Scan
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:34:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 79,679

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Jeffrey D. Sams Rich
Ron Brice I
Daryl Mitchell Kayam
Todd Graff Naji
Leo Burmeister Rickey Tick
Lawrence Gilliard Jr. Lyte
Maura Tierney Denise
Yul Vázquez Sam
Technical Credits
Steve Gomer Director
Ruth Ammon Production Designer
Larry Banks Cinematographer
Nancy Friedman Set Decoration/Design
Norman Gay Editor
Pat Golden Casting
Mark Gordon Executive Producer
Todd Graff Screenwriter
Clarence Jones Executive Producer
Clarence Jones Executive Producer
John McCabe Casting
Christopher Meledandri Executive Producer
Kris Parker Score Composer
Calvin Skaggs Producer
Alexander White Costumes/Costume Designer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Start [8:33]
2. Rich [4:55]
3. Club [8:28]
4. More Than Rhymes [6:36]
5. Debut [8:16]
6. Hot Night [4:39]
7. The Five Towns [7:11]
8. Daddy [3:56]
9. King and I [9:53]
10. Parliament Records [6:16]
11. Sugar-Coating [9:30]
12. Solo [15:08]
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Menu

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