Patti Cake$

Patti Cake$

DVD - 2017 | Widescreen edition
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Female rapper Patti Cake$ takes advantage of every opportunity in her New Jersey hometown as she chases her dreams of music stardom.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

Sep 28, 2018

I'm going to try and see this one of these days, even though I HATE rap (I like music, myself) it seems interesting. You can't beat the prices here, unless you over keep something, of course.

Jul 04, 2018

Well done film. The “underdog against all odds” story can be tiring at times but this film tells a good story with a very catchy soundtrack. Interesting that the film reflects the journals and diaries of Geremy Jasper, as Danielle Macdonald steals the show. I’ve always respected New Jersey’s grit.

Mar 22, 2018

We started the movie and turned it off. What a pathetic piece of work. To me both her and her mom were trailer trash and not worth my time watching.

LPL_KevinC Jan 24, 2018

A familiar yet endearing story of a troubled, young musician dreaming of something bigger than the New Jersey suburbs that both weigh her down and help form her identity. Without better care, Patti Cake$ might feel played out, but strong performances from Danielle MacDonald in the titular role, Bridget Everett as her trainwreck mom, and the supporting cast that round out Patti’s rap ensemble, give the movie the heart to keep audiences engaged in this underdog story.

Dec 08, 2017

This is sort of like a heartwarming, sweeter 8 Mile. Danielle Macdonald is incredible and I can't wait to see her in future movies.

Nov 26, 2017

"Patti Cake$" is a special movie. For fans of hip hop, or anyone wanting a fun, inspirational story, it is well-worth your time. Cut from the same cloth as "8 Mile," Patti Cake$ tells a familiar underdog story from a fresh, new perspective. With a solid lead performance by Danielle MacDonald and an entertaining soundtrack, "Patti Cake$" is a real treat.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at TPL

To Top