Death of a Dynasty

Death of a Dynasty

Director: Damon Dash Cast: Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Devon Aoki, Capone

DVD (Wide Screen)


Hip-hop mogul Damon Dash (Paper Soldiers) directs this semi-autobiographical film based on his life as the proprietor of Roc-a-Fella Records. Ebon Moss-Bachrach stars as David Katz, a reporter who, upon interviewing rap producer Damon (Capone), finds himself drawn deeper and deeper into the high-class world of hip-hop. Before he knows it, Katz ignites a war within the label that could bring down the operation for good. A bevy of celebrities from all walks of life make appearances, including Riddick Bowe, Lorraine Bracco, Mariah Carey, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, Carson Daly, Jay-Z, Chloe Sevigny, James Toback, and countless others.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/30/2005
UPC: 0807839001921
Original Release: 2003
Rating: R
Source: Tla
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 1:31:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Behind the scenes; Original theatrical trailer; Optional English subtitles (for the hearing impaired)

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ebon Moss-Bachrach David Katz
Devon Aoki Picasso
Capone Damon
Robert Stapleton Jay-Z
Rashida Jones Layna
Kevin Hart P-Diddy,Lackey
Dan Stapleton Actor
Phillip Bloch Actor
Riddick Bowe Actor
Lorraine Bracco Actor
Mariah Carey Actor
Samantha Cole Actor
Sean "Puffy" Combs Actor
Carson Daly Actor
Damon Dash Fresh to Def
Dr. Dre Actor
Flavor Flav Actor
Walt Frazier Actor
Jam Master Jay Actor
Sale Johnson Actor
Shoshanna Lonstein Actor
Ed Lover Actor
Jamie-Lynn Sigler Actor
Jay-Z Actor
Darryl "DMC" McDaniels Actor
Michael Musto Actor
Q-Tip Actor
Michael Rapaport Actor
Busta Rhymes Actor
Denise Rich Actor
Samantha Ronson Actor
Peter Sarsgaard Actor
Chloë Sevigny Actor
Russell Simmons Actor
James Toback Actor
Richard Turley Actor
Gerald Kelly Biggs
Kari Wuhrer Actor
Blue Actor
Duncan Sheik Actor
Drena De Niro Actor
Mark Ronson Actor
D. M. C. Actor
Master P Actor
Big Joe Actor
Aliya Campbell Actor
Jamie-Lynn DiScala Actor
Georgie Greville Actor
Charlie Murphy Actor
N.O.R.E. Actor

Technical Credits
Damon Dash Director,Producer
Claudie B. Associate Producer
Jan Baracz Art Director
Steven Beer Producer
Sarah Beers Costumes/Costume Designer
Big Chuck Score Composer
Jay Black Associate Producer
Blue Screenwriter
Emerson E. Bruns Associate Producer
Gonzalo Cordoba Art Director
David V. Daniel Cinematographer
Theron Feemster Score Composer
Chris Fiore Editor
Lisa Fragner Executive Producer
Cecil Gentry Production Designer
Urs Hirschbiegel Asst. Director
Ann H. McKinnon Set Decoration/Design
Adam "Blue" Moreno Screenwriter
Cha-Ka Pilgrim Associate Producer
Theresa Radka Sound/Sound Designer
Isen Robbins Co-producer
Ron Rotholz Executive Producer
Aimee Schoof Co-producer
Adrienne Stern Casting
Ted Weinrib Associate Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 --
1. "The Mic" [10:34]
2. The ROC Is Different [4:40]
3. Diamond [7:49]
4. Picasso [10:22]
5. The Hamptons [9:07]
6. Diva Shit [8:41]
7. He Got Greedy [8:56]
8. Dave Ski [9:49]
9. The Dynasty [10:27]
10. Scam of the Century [11:12]

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