Belly (1998)

Music video director Hype Williams made his feature film debut with this visually inventive urban drama. Tommy Brown (DMX) and his friend Sincere (Nas) are gangsters who have learned how to make a good living by dealing drugs and pulling… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 4, 1998
DVD Release Date: April 20, 1999
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Critic Score: 13% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Scott Weinberg

All style and very little substance in this oft-told tale of inner-city angst.

Maitland McDonagh
Film Journal International

Make no mistake: Style is paramount in Belly, a flashy, trashy look at the gangsta' life, which Hype Williams has exploited in videos for Puff Daddy, Mase, Tupac Shakur...

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Michael Dequina

All of Williams's glitz, delicious eye candy as it is, eventually overshadows his own script.

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Flixster Audience Score: 88% Flixster User Reviews
Michael S
I like Nas and DMX... I think DMX in particular is a pretty decent actor given the roles he's been dealt. But "Belly" is complete garbage. What I… More
danny d
fantastic, nas should do more serious acting, he was great. this film really helps to show the mind set of someone who cant get out of their own way, and it… More
Nani Vang
The beginning was awesome...yes...the was great.
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Lenny Muggsy
Think Nas "Hate Me Now" Music Video on the Big Screen mixed in with a plot about drugs. Smooth visuals but given the director, pretty much a music… More
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