Purple Rain

For Prince fans, this movie will be a must for videocassette purchase, but even they will have to deal with the sexist way women are treated by all the film's male characters. Prince plays the Kid, a temperamental singer in Minneapolis. He likes Apollonia, a young woman who also wants to be a star, and his rival is Morris (scene-stealer Morris Day, real-life...read more

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Purple Rain
Rock star Prince plays a headstrong, vulnerable young musician known as "the kid." He struggles with his own psyche and family pressures of an alcohol (more…)
Purple Rain - Official Trailer
01:24 — Prince's semi-autobiographical tale of the life and loves of a struggling Minneapolis musician. Oscar-winning score!
Purple Rain - Trailer
01:37 — Prince's semi-autobiographical tale of the life and loves of a struggling Minneapolis musician. Oscar-winning score!
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01:25 — Prince plays 'The Kid', an aspiring Minneapolis musician with a difficult home life. He meets singer Apollonia Kotero, and they become involved in an (more…)

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  • Released: 1984
  • Rating: R
  • Review: For Prince fans, this movie will be a must for videocassette purchase, but even they will have to deal with the sexist way women are treated by all the film's male characters. Prince plays the Kid, a temperamental singer in Minneapolis. He likes Apollonia,… (more)

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