Jay-Z: Fade to Black

Movie review by Elliot Panek, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

The making of a Jay-Z concert. Not for kids.

R 2004 110 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 1 review

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Community Reviews

age 14+

Not a Fan

He's holding up the Illuminati sign on the front cover. Do you really think it's gonna be good?

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 16+

no kids

again with the swears.um.um.um bad,bad,bad.

This title has:

Too much swearing

Movie Details

  • In theaters: November 5, 2004
  • On DVD or streaming: April 5, 2005
  • Cast: Jay-Z
  • Director: Patrick Paulson
  • Studio: Paramount Pictures
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Run time: 110 minutes
  • MPAA rating: R
  • MPAA explanation: pervasive language including sexual lyrics
  • Last updated: February 25, 2022

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