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'Notorious': Hip-Hop History, Sweetened A Bit

Director George Tillman Jr.'s Notorious, which follows the life and death of the rapper Biggie Smalls, opens in theaters this weekend. David Edelstein has a review.


Other segments from the episode on January 16, 2009

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 16, 2009: Interview with Robert Schimmel; Review of weekend television shows; Review of the film "Notorious."


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