Aspiring rapper Patricia Dombrowski, a.k.a. Killa P, a.k.a. Patti Cake$ is fighting an unlikely quest for glory in her downtrodden hometown in Jersey where her life is falling apart, Patti tries to reach the big time in the hip hop scene with original and affecting music. Cheered on by her grandmother and only friends, Jheri and Basterd, Patti also shoulders her mother’s heartaches and misfortunes.
|Domestic Releases:||August 18th, 2017 (Limited) by Fox Searchlight, released as Patti Cakes|
|MPAA Rating:||R for language throughout, crude sexual references, some drug use and a brief nude image.|
(Rating bulletin 2472 (Cert #50990), 4/19/2017)
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|Keywords:||Hip Hop and Rap, New Jersey, Musicians|
|Production Method:||Live Action|
|Creative Type:||Contemporary Fiction|