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The Harder They Come

This outstanding Jamaican feature became a major cult favorite in the US and did much to popularize reggae with its fabulous musical score. Reggae star Jimmy Cliff plays Ivan, a young aspiring singer from the country who arrives in Kingston with high hope… (more)

Released: 1973

Rating: R

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The Harder They Come - Official Trailer
02:12 — Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff stars as Ivan Martin, an aspiring young singer who leaves his rural village for the capital city of Kingston, Jamaica hoping (more…)
(Movie Clip) On The Run
As fugitive Ivan's hit song plays, a cop sees Ivan's graffiti in the slums, Ivan's producer takes a call, and Ivan himself (Jimmy Cliff) learns to dri (more…)
(Movie Clip) Pressure Drop
Jose (Carl Bradshaw) is pursuing his former friend Ivan (Jimmy Cliff) through the slums of Kingston, with Toots and the Maytals' Pressure Drop in the (more…)
(Movie Clip) Recording
Jimmy Cliff is portraying the hero Ivan in this famous scene depicting the recording of the title song, Cliff's own composition, from The Harder They (more…)

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  • Released: 1973
  • Rating: R
  • Review: This outstanding Jamaican feature became a major cult favorite in the US and did much to popularize reggae with its fabulous musical score. Reggae star Jimmy Cliff plays Ivan, a young aspiring singer from the country who arrives in Kingston with high hope… (more)

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