The Harder They Come(1972)

Ivanhoe Martin arrives in Kingston, Jamaica, looking for work and, after some initial struggles, lands a recording contract as a reggae singer. He records his first song, "The Harder They Come," but after a bitter dispute with a manipulative producer named Hilton, soon finds himself resorting to petty crime in order to pay the bills. He deals marijuana, kills some abusive cops and earns local folk hero status. Meanwhile, his record is topping the charts.


... Ivanhoe "Ivan" Martin

... Preacher

... Hilton

... Detective Ray Jones

... Mother

... Pushcart Boy

... Housewife


Perry Henzell

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Frequent questions about The Harder They Come

Where can I watch the The Harder They Come on the Web?
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Who directed the The Harder They Come?
The movie director is Perry Henzell
Who starred in the The Harder They Come?
Jimmy Cliff, Janet Bartley, Carl Bradshaw played the leading parts in the The Harder They Come
How long does the movie last?
The running time of the The Harder They Come is 103 minutes
What are the age-restrictions for the The Harder They Come?
The The Harder They Come has a "R" film rating.