Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood (1991)

Genres - Crime, Drama, Family  |   Sub-Genres - Coming-Of-Age Fiction, Teen Drama, Teen Film  |   Release Date - Jul 12, 1991  |   Run Time - 112 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Boyz n the Hood is a 1991 American teen hood drama film written and directed by John Singleton in his directorial and screenwriting debut, and starring Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Morris Chestnut, Laurence Fishburne, Nia Long and Angela Bassett. This was the film debut for both Ice Cube and Morris Chestnut.

Boyz n the Hood was filmed in (then called) South Central Los Angeles, California from October 1 to November 28, 1990 and released in the United States on July 12, 1991. It was nominated for both Best Director and Best Original Screenplay during the 64th Academy Awards, making Singleton the youngest person ever nominated for Best Director and the first African-American to be nominated for the award.

The film was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1991 Cannes Film Festival. In 2002, the United States Library of Congress deemed the film "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" and selected it for preservation in the National Film Registry.

Movie Info

Budget

$6,500,000

Box Office

$57,529,070

Tags

Best Director, Coming Of Age/Teen, Gangster, Ghetto, Hood, Los Angeles, Rap Music, Singleton, Street Gang

Attributes

Filming Location: California
Narrative Location: California, Los Angeles

Alternate Titles

Boyz n the Hood: Increase the Peace
A Malta do Bairro
PT
Artık Çocuk Değiller
TR
Baieti de cartier
RO
Boys in the Hood
JP, US
Boyz n the Hood
AU, CA, DK, IN, GB
Boyz n the Hood - Jungs im Viertel
DE
Boyz n the Hood - Kulman kundit
FI
Boyz n the hood - Strade violente
IT
Boyz'N The Hood, La Loi De La Rue
FR
Cetiri brata
RS
Chłopaki z sąsiedztwa
PL
Fekete vidék
HU
Kulman kundit
FI
La loi de la rue
CA
Los chicos del barrio
ES
Los dueños de la calle
AR, MX, UY
Los Dueños de la Calle
SV
Os Donos da Rua
BR
Pietinio kvartalo vyrukai
LT
Ta paidia tis geitonias
GR
Ühe kandi kutid
EE
Žestoki momci
HR, RS
Τα παιδιά της γειτονιάς
GR
Момчета от квартала
BG
Парни южного централа
RU
Ребята с улицы
RU
Хлопці на районі
UA
बॉयज़ न द हुड
IN
ボーイズ'ン・ザ・フッド
JP
鄰家少年殺人事件
TW