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The Best Hip Hop Movies Of The 2010s

Updated June 19, 2019 307 votes 20 voters24 items

List RulesVote up your favorite hip hop movies released between 2010 - 2019.

Which of these hip hop movies is the best of the 2010s? This list of hip hop films from the 2010s wouldn't be complete without Straight Outta Compton which chronicles the rise of the famed hip hop group N.W.A. and their manager Jerry Heller.  But there are other great movies on this list like All Eyez On Me, a biographical hip hop movie that takes a look at the life of Tupac Shakur. But are these the greatest hip hop or rap films released during the 2010s?

Other good hip hop films from the twenty-tens include Patti Cake$ and Love Beats Rhymes.

While most hip hop movies from the 2010s tend to be dramas there are a few comedies in there such as Dope and The After Party. Vote up your favorite 2010s hip hop movies and vote down the rap movies that you didn't like to make sure the right film makes it to the top.

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    Straight Outta Compton
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    Straight Outta Compton

    O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins

    Released2015

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

    Straight Outta Compton is a 2015 American biographical film directed by F. Gary Gray. The... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Dope
    13
    5

    Dope

    Shameik Moore, Tony Revolori

    Released2015

    Directed byRick Famuyiwa

    Dope is a 2015 American comedy-drama coming-of-age film directed by Rick Famuyiwa. After being... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    The After Party
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    The After Party

    Kyle Harvey, Harrison Holzer

    Released2018

    Directed byIan Edelman

    The After Party is a 2018 American coming-of-age comedy film directed by Ian Edelman. When an... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 4
    All Eyez On Me
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    All Eyez On Me

    Demetrius Shipp Jr., Kat Graham

    Directed byBenny Boom

    All Eyez on Me is a 2017 American biographical drama film about hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Roxanne Roxanne
    10
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    Roxanne Roxanne

    Chanté Adams, Mahershala Ali

    Released2018

    Directed byMichael Larnell

    Roxanne Roxanne is a 2017 American drama film directed by Michael Larnell. In the early 1980s,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Love Beats Rhymes
    10
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    Love Beats Rhymes

    Azealia Banks, Lucien Laviscount

    Released2017

    Directed byRZA

    Love Beats Rhymes is a 2017 American musical drama film directed by RZA. A 25-year-old rapper... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Bodied
    8
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    Bodied

    Calum Worthy, Jackie Long

    Released2018

    Directed byJoseph Khan

    Bodied is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Joseph Kahn. A progressive graduate... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 8
    Mozart of Rap
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    Mozart of Rap

    Dior Allen, Martin Bentsen

    Released2011

    Directed byMartin Bentsen

    Mozart of Rap is a 2011 American drama film directed by Martin Bentsen.Amazon buy button
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    Let It Shine
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    Let It Shine

    Indiana Evans, Tyler James Williams

    Released2012

    Directed byPaul Hoen

    Let It Shine is a 2012 musical television film that premiered on Disney Channel. It features... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 10
    Time You Change
    8
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    Time You Change

    Bushido, Moritz Bleibtreu

    Released2010

    Directed byUli Edel

    Zeiten ändern dich is a German biographical film directed by Uli Edel and starring the German... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Leave It On the Floor
    8
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    Leave It On the Floor

    Ledisi, Barbie-Q

    Released2011

    Directed bySheldon Larry

    Leave It On the Floor is a 2011 musical film written by Glenn Gaylord and directed by Sheldon...Amazon buy button
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    Battle of the Year: The Dream Team
    2
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    Battle of the Year: The Dream Team

    Chris Brown, Josh Holloway

    Released2013

    Directed byBenson Lee

    Battle of the Year is a 2013 American 3D dance film directed by Benson Lee. The film was... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 13
    Beats
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    Beats

    Anthony Anderson, Khalil Everage

    Released2019

    Directed byChris Robinson

    Beats is a 2019 American coming-of-age-drama directed by Chris Robinson. A musical prodigy... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 14
    Patti Cake$
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    Patti Cake$

    Chris Colombusm, Michael Gottwald

    Directed byGeremy Jasper

    Patti Cake$ is a 2017 American drama film directed by Geremy Jasper. Patti Cake$ is a story of... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 15
    Step Off
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    Step Off

    Taurean Blacque, Onira Tarès

    Released2011

    Directed byLaRon Austin

    Step Off is a 2011 American drama film directed by LaRon Austin.Amazon buy button
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    Caught on Tape
    2
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    Caught on Tape

    Ian Somerhalder, Vivica A. Fox

    Released2013

    Directed byKirk Jones

    Caught on Tape is a 2013 crime fiction and musical film written by Kevin Johnson and Sticky...Amazon buy button
  • 17
    Ghetto Stories
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    Ghetto Stories

    Mike Epps, Lil Boosie

    Released2010

    Ghetto Stories is a direct-to-video American crime film directed by John McDougal and Turk... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 18
    Coz Ov Moni
    2
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    Coz Ov Moni

    Samini, Reggie Rockstone

    Released2010

    Directed byKing Luu

    On a normal morning in Gbese, Accra, two friends wake up and plan to go clubbing with some... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 19
    Lakshmi
    2
    8

    Lakshmi

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  • 20
    Blindspotting
    0
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    Blindspotting

    Daveed Diggs, Rafael Casal

    Released2018

    Directed byCarlos López Estrada

    Blindspotting is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Carlos López Estrada. With only three... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 21
    Gully Boy
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    Gully Boy

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  • 22
    King of Paper Chasin'
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    King of Paper Chasin'

    Al Thompson, Dennis L.A. White

    Released2011

    Directed byLa Monte Edwards

    King of Paper Chasin' is a 2011 American drama film directed by La Monte Edwards.Amazon buy button
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    Coz Ov Moni 2

    Mensa Ansah, Emmanuel Owusu-Bonsu

    Released2014

    Directed byKing Luu

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    Saigon Electric
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    10

    Saigon Electric

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