Purple Rain

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"Before he created the magic, he lived every bit of it."
  • R
  • 1984
  • 1 hr 51 min
  • 6.6  (19,919)
  • 55

In this musical drama, a charismatic, mysterious musician struggles to be understood as he rises to fame in the Minneapolis music scene of the 1980s. While far from cinematic art, the film presents the music of Prince in a way that helped him rise to legendary status as a pop artist.

Purple Rain
Purple Rain (Trailer 1)
Purple Rain (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 1 min 37 sec

Purple Rain
Purple Rain

Trailer - 1 min 24 sec

Description
In this musical drama, a charismatic, mysterious musician struggles to be understood as he rises to fame in the Minneapolis music scene of the 1980s. While far from cinematic art, the film presents the music of Prince in a way that helped him rise to legendary status as a pop artist.

Purple Rain is a 1984 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 51 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6 and a MetaScore of 55.

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  • Release Date
    1984
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 51 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (19,919)
  • Metascore
    55