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Boyz N the Hood (16-Jan-1991)

Director: John Singleton

Writer: John Singleton

Music: Stanley Clarke

Producer: Steve Nicolaides

Keywords: Crime

Best friends Tre Styles, Doughboy, and Ricky Baker grow up in South Central Los Angeles where violence is pervasive and opportunity scarce. John Singleton's finest film, made when he was 23. Received Oscar nominations for Best Director and Best Screenplay. Entered 2002 into the National Film Registry.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Angela Bassett
Actor
16-Aug-1958   Got her groove back
Morris Chestnut
Actor
1-Jan-1969   Two Can Play That Game
Ice Cube
Rapper
15-Jun-1969   N.W.A., Boyz N the Hood
Laurence Fishburne
Actor
30-Jul-1961   The Matrix
Cuba Gooding, Jr.
Actor
2-Jan-1968   Show him the money already
Regina King
Actor
15-Jan-1971   Jerry Maguire
Nia Long
Actor
30-Oct-1970   Third Watch
Whitman Mayo
Actor
15-Nov-1930 22-May-2001 Grady on Sanford and Son

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