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Boyz 'n the hood

Author: Ice Cube, (Musician)Cuba Gooding, Jr.Morris ChestnutLaurence FishburneNia LongAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For three young men growing up in South Central Los Angeles, the "hood" is a place of drive-by shootings, unemployment, drugs and pain. But their reactions to the world around them vary-- one is an unambitious drug dealer, his brother is a college bound teenage father, and the brother's best friend is guided by a strong father who hopes for a better life for his son.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ice Cube, (Musician); Cuba Gooding, Jr.; Morris Chestnut; Laurence Fishburne; Nia Long; Tyra Ferrell; Angela Bassett; Meta King; Whitman Mayo; John Singleton; Steve Nicolaides; Stanley Clarke; Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0767811070 9780767811071
OCLC Number: 40109986
Language Note: Includes French and Spanish dubbed versions and subtitles in English, Spanish and French; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991.
Double-sided disc. Side A is widescreen version; side B is full screen version.
Includes widescreen version, 1.85:1 theatrical aspect ratio, and full screen version, re-formatted to fit your TV.
Credits: Director of photography, Charles Mills ; editor, Bruce Cannon ; original music score, Stanley Clarke.
Cast: Larry Fishburne, Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Nia Long, Morris Chestnut, Tyra Ferrell, Anglea Bassett, Meta King, Whitman Mayo.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby surround.
Other Titles: Boyz n the hood (Motion picture)
Boys in the hood
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures ; written and directed by John Singleton ; produced by Steve Nicolaides.

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For three young men growing up in South Central Los Angeles, the "hood" is a place of drive-by shootings, unemployment, drugs and pain. But their reactions to the world around them vary-- one is an unambitious drug dealer, his brother is a college bound teenage father, and the brother's best friend is guided by a strong father who hopes for a better life for his son.

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