Boyz n the Hood

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Boyz n the Hood
Directed by John Singleton
Produced by Steven Nicolaides
DJ Pooh
Written by John Singleton
Starring Cuba Gooding, Jr.
Ice Cube
Laurence Fishburne
Morris Chestnut
Music by Stanley Clarke
Cinematography Charles Mills
Editing by Bruce Cannon
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date(s) July 12, 1991
Running time 112 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $6.5 million
Money made $57,504,069

Boyz n the Hood is a 1991 American hood movie that was produced by Steven Nicolaides and DJ Pooh and was directed by John Singleton. Boyz n the Hood was released on July 12, 1991 in North America. The movie received positive reviews with a 98% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a 73 out of 100 from Metacritic. The movie was selected to be in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress to be preserved because it was considered to be "culturally significant" in 2002. This movie was the directorial debut for John Singleton.

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