The Harder They Come

  • 1973
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

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 hopes of becoming a recording star. Work is hard to come by, however, and after a rude awakening on more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (2 Credits)
Peter Jessop
Editor (3 Credits)
John Victor Smith
Seicland Anderson
Musical Composer (3 Credits)
Desmond Dekker
The Slickers