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3.7
530 Ratings

The Harder They Come

Directed by Perry Henzell
Jamaica, 1973
Crime, Drama

Synopsis

Reggae superstar Jimmy Cliff is Ivan, a rural Jamaican musician who journeys to the city of Kingston in search of fame and fortune in The Harder They Come, which brought the catchy and subversive rhythms of the rastas to the U.S. in the early 1970s.

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The Harder They Come Directed by Perry Henzell

Awards & Festivals

Toronto International Film Festival

2009

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