13 July 2016
Posted By: ThaGods // Read More
It’s 25 years since John Singleton gave us Boyz N the Hood. An Oscar nominated film marking a cinematic and cultural shift in the early 1990s where this movie particularly helped Hollywood shed it’s rose-tinted glasses and show us the real stuff.
A number of hip hop artists (Ice Cube, DJ Pooh, etc) appeared in the introspective which still sadly isn’t far off the mark for youngsters growing up in underprivileged areas today, the #BlackLivesMatter movement clearly demonstrates this sad fact.
No doubt you are reading this a seasoned Boyz N the Hood vet, but if you haven’t experienced what some of us feel was the first movie to show us what life was like in South Central LA check out the official trailer below and make sure you put it on your watch list.
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