As celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the seminal hip-hop film, Wild Style, XXL is giving away one free copy of the famed film on DVD.
Released theatrically in 1983 by First Run Features and now re-released on DVD by Submarine Marine Deluxe and Music Box Films, Wild Style is widely considered the first hip-hop movie and documents the growing hip-hop scene in the rough-and-tumble South Bronx in the 1980s. Directed by Charlie Ahearn, the film stars legendary hip-hop graffiti artist Lee Quinones, Fab 5 Freddy and includes numerous performances and appearances by hip-hop stars of the era including Grandmaster Flash, Chief Rocker Busy Bee and the Cold Crush Brothers. A feature on the film’s 30th anniversary is currently running in XXL’s October/November issue that is currently on newsstands now.
To win a copy, simply be the first to answer the trivia question below and email your answer to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make sure to put Wild Style in the subject line of your email.
Question: What was the name of the character played by Fab 5 Freddy in the film?