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More Than a Game

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More Than a Game

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
105 minutes
Wide Release Date:
10/02/09
performer:
LeBron James, Dru Joyce
director:
Kristopher Belman
distributor:
Lions Gate Films
author:
Kristopher Belman
genre:
Documentary

We gave it a C-

Basketball may be more than a game for NBA superstar LeBron James, but the soundtrack for the big-screen documentary about his life, More Than a Game, is nothing more or less than a garden-variety compilation of newish rap and R&B tracks. Those who frequent hip-hop blogs will already be acquainted with the strongest material, like Drake’s ”Forever” — where the rookie teams with all-stars Lil Wayne, Kanye West, and Eminem — and Jay-Z’s pompous ”History.” Even those aren’t among the artists’ best work, though, and the rest of these tunes mostly deserve technical fouls for lack of creativity. C-

Download This: Listen to the song Forever at imeem.com

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