The movie “Notorious” will open in theaters this Friday, January 16, 2009. The movie is based on the story of Notorious B.I.G. a.k.a Christopher Wallace. Many consider him as the “Greatest Rapper of All Time.”
Christopher, grew up in Brooklyn, New York, ran with the wrong crowd and became involved in Drug Dealing. At the same time Christopher loved to Rap. He entertained people on the streets of Brooklyn , New York and performed with local groups in the area. As time progressed, Christopher saw Rap as a way to escape from the streets of Brooklyn.
Christopher became a successful Rapper and later married singer Faith Evans. Even though, life was going real well for Christopher, his ugly past started to resurface. Christopher became involved in a rivalry involving the East Coast vs. West Coast which resulted in his death in March of 1997.
What can be learned from watching the movie “Notorious”?
In life we all have choices and one thing we all need to watch our association. If we associate with people that do things that we feel uncomfortable with, should we continue associating with those persons? What if at first” we just don’t know any better” and so to speak “ran with the wrong crowd” and found out later, what we was doing was not right, would we willing to take that “first step” and try to change our life? If there are bad habits we need to break, we need to take that “First Step” and change our life and go the “right path” or we might find out this lesson: Even though our life is going great, the past can always come back to haunt us. We can all learn a lesson from this movie!