Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood (1991)

Once upon a time in South Central L.A... It ain't no fairy tale.

  • Genre: Crime, Drama
  • Release Date: 1991-07-12
  • User Rating: 7.6/10 from 1894 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 52min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Columbia Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: John Singleton
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Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.

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  • Cuba Gooding Jr.

    as Tré Styles
  • Laurence Fishburne

    as Jason 'Furious' Styles
  • Ice Cube

    as Darin 'Doughboy' Baker
  • Morris Chestnut

    as Ricky Baker
  • Angela Bassett

    as Reva Devereaux
  • Nia Long

    as Brandi
  • Tyra Ferrell

    as Brenda Baker
  • Alysia Rogers

    as Shanice
  • Regina King

    as Shalika
  • Lexie Bigham

    as "Mad Dog"
  • Jessie Lawrence Ferguson

    as Officer Coffey
  • John Cothran

    as Lewis Crump, USC Recruiter
  • Vonte Sweet

    as Ric Rock
  • Yolanda Whitaker

    as Yo-Yo
  • Esther Scott

    as Tisha's Grandmother
  • Kareem J. Grimes

    as Ice Cream Truck Kid
  • John Singleton

    as The Mailman (uncredited)
  • Whitman Mayo

    as The Old Man
  • Regi Green

    as Chris
  • Dedrick D. Gobert

    as "Dooky"
  • Tracey Lewis-Sinclair

    as Shaniqua
  • Lloyd Avery II

    as Knucklehead #2
  • Baldwin C. Sykes

    as "Monster"
  • Malcolm Norrington

    as Knucklehead #1
  • Raymond Turner

    as Ferris
  • Kirk Kinder

    as Officer Graham
  • Tammy Hanson

    as Rosa
  • Baha Jackson

    as Darin (age 11)
  • Leonette Scott

    as Tisha
  • Desi Arnez Hines II

    as Tré (age 10)
  • Donovan McCrary

    as Ricky (age 10)
  • Nicole Brown

    as Brandi (age 10)
  • Kenneth A. Brown

    as Chris (age 10)
  • Miya McGhee

    as Female Club Member
  • Raymond D. Turner

    as Ferris
Directing John Singleton Director
Production Steve Nicolaides Producer
Sound Stanley Clarke Original Music Composer
Camera Charles Mills Director of Photography
Editing Bruce Cannon Editor
Production Jaki Brown Casting
Art Bruce Bellamy Art Direction
Art Kathryn Peters Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Marietta Carter-Narcisse Makeup Artist
Production Steve Nicolaides Unit Production Manager
Crew Chantal Feghali Post Production Supervisor
Writing John Singleton Writer
Crew James Brown Transportation Coordinator
Directing Dawn Gilliam Script Supervisor
Camera D. Stevens Still Photographer
Sound Patrick Drummond Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Don Digirolamo Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Robert Glass Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Paul Massey Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Lucy Coldsnow-Smith Dialogue Editor
Sound Wayne Griffin Dialogue Editor
Sound Bob Newlan Sound Effects Editor
Crew Bob Minor Stunt Coordinator