The music business can be murder
Set in the mean streets of Philadelphia, Snipes is a journey through the dark side of the rap music industry and an underworld of hustlers, thieves and killers who'll do whatever it takes to stay on top of the game. Snipes features powerhouse performances by Nelly, Dean Winters (HBO's Oz), Sam Jones III (TV's Smallville), Zoe Saldana (Crossroads), and J.D. Williams (HBO's The Wire). The film also features dynamic supporting roles from gangsta rapper Schoolly D, movie gangster Frank Vincent (Goodfellas), and rap diva Charli Baltimore.