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Killa Season

When Cam’ron boasted “First movie ever/Merked out Mekhi Phife,” he really meant it. Perhaps hoping to up the ante, his directorial debut, Killa Season, takes no prisoners, drenching Paid In Full’s humane-by-comparison body count in blood. In the straight-to-DVD opus, Cam’ron stars as Flea, a ball player-turned-hustler dealing with betrayal as he rises to the top of Harlem’s drug game. While the violence is enough to fill an entire album with murder raps, Killa Season more often comes off like comedy than street drama. Since it marks Cam’s first effort, the filmmaking leaves much to be desired. Aside from charismatic performances ...

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