Caine is hesitant at first, but agrees to go. At a party, Chauncey, a confederate of Caine in an insurance scam, drunkenly makes sexual moves towards Ronnie. While driving one night, Caine and Sharif are pulled over and beaten by cops. Caine comes to her rescue and starts Chauncey, causing Stacy and Sharif to restrain him. There ain't no such thing, I refuse to play parts that don't exist. As Caine slowly dies in Stacy's arms, he sees flashbacks of the events that led to this final moment. After their purchase, the cashier insults O-Dog by saying he feels sorry for O-Dog's mother.
Pic benefits most from its genial, capable cast. Executive producers, Mark Burg, Dan Genetti. Luckily, Ashtray falls for urban poet Dashiki Tracey Cherelle Jones , and she convinces him to go straight -- but he must deal with her manic ex-boyfriend Toothpick Darrel Heath. As Caine and Ronnie are preparing to leave for Atlanta, Ilena's cousin and his friends drive by Ronnie's house and engage a shootout, killing Sharif and Caine, with O-Dog shooting back at the attackers. O-Dog proudly shows off the surveillance tape to his admiring friends. O-Dog learns of the whereabouts of the carjackers that killed Harold and informs Caine, and with the assistance of A-Wax, all avenge Harold's murder by tracking down and killing the carjackers. I will be a young nigga, but will be a real young nigga.
Ilena calls to inform Caine that she is pregnant, but he refuses to believe that the child is his and drops her. Produced by Keenen Ivory Wayans, Eric L. This led to Caine being raised by his grandparents in the housing projects. He also meets a local girl named Ilena and eventually has sex with her. It also received positive reviews for its gritty portrayal of urban violence and its powerful underlying messages. Shakur was angry for not being told why Sharif would turn Muslim.
He recalls his grandfather asking him earlier if he cares whether he lives or dies. Ilena's cousin gathers his friends to get revenge on Caine. Shakur and Spice 1 were later replaced with and , respectively. Caine and O-Dog are arrested for , but Caine is soon released as a detective fails to link O-Dog and Caine with the liquor store robbery and murder. While Caine is hospitalized, his friend Ronnie tells him that she has found a job in and invites him to come with her.
But does the blockbuster have enough momentum to become the highest grossing movie of all time? It gained notoriety for its scenes of violence, profanity and drug-related content. However, the film has also received some negative reviews. Coming rather late on the heels of the movies it sends up, pic bodes to do little more than score a quick drive-by on urban auds. He is quoted as saying the following in a video interview, I said okay, cool. . Offended, O-Dog briefly argues with the cashier, then kills him and his wife, takes the surveillance tape, robs the clerk's wallet and the cash register, and flees the store with Caine. Coming rather late on the heels of the movies it sends up, pic bodes to do little more than score a quick drive-by on urban auds.
Meanwhile, Caine beats Ilena's cousin when he confronts him outside Caine's grandparents' house about the pregnancy. In a , it is revealed that Caine's father was a drug dealer who was killed when Caine was 10, and that his mother was a addict who died of a drug overdose. After buying a new car from a , Caine carjacks another young black man for his gold and his jewelry, then purchases a large quantity of that he plans to sell as crack. Screenplay, Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Phil Beauman. O-Dog firmly tells Caine nothing will happen to them. Later, while Caine and his cousin Harold have left a party to go to a fast food restaurant, Harold is killed, Caine gets wounded, and their car is stolen in a. Chauncey retaliates for Caine's assault by sending a copy of the surveillance tape to the police.
Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood Production: A Miramax release of an Island Pictures presentation of an Ivory Way production. Unfortunately, Caine ignores all advice. His friends Stacy and Sharif try to convince him to leave with them to. Rapper was set to play Caine, and to play Sharif, but they were later fired with director Allen Hughes stating that Shakur was causing trouble on the set. Six months after the firing, Shakur assaulted the director, resulting in Shakur being found guilty of assault and battery.
Butler, warn Caine that he'll either end up dead or in prison if he doesn't change his ways. Singleton suffered a stroke after experiencing weakness in his legs, and was admitted to the hospital on April 17. Find sources: — · · · · December 2014 Originally, was set to play A-Wax, but later turned down the role when he joined the in late 1992. Crew: Camera Deluxe color , Russ Brandt; editor, William Young, Marshall Harvey; music, John Barnes; production design, Aaron Osborne; art direction, Reiko Kobayashi; costumes, Valari Adams; sound Dolby , Dave Eichhorn; soundtrack executive producer, Hiriam Hicks; associate producer, Cristal Rivera-Mitchell; assistant directors, Frank Davis, Steve Tramz; second-unit director, Jim Goldthwait; casting, Robi Reed-Humes, Tony Lee, Andrea Reed. Co-executive producers, Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans. Innocent young black man Ashtray Shawn Wayans is forced to move into a tough Los Angeles slum with his family, including his oddly streetwise, pot-smoking grandma Helen Martin.