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Ice Cube Reflects On The ‘Death Certificate’ Album’s Relevancy And Why The Anniversary Of ‘Boyz N The Hood’ Is “Bittersweet”

The rapper and actor talks about the creation and impact of his second album, and life lessons learned from John Singleton and Laurence Fishburne.

‘Boyz N The Hood’ And ‘You Got Served’ Actress Esther Scott Dies At Age 66

Scott passed away on Valentine's Day from a reported heart attack.

Tribeca Film Festival To Honor John Singleton With ‘Boyz N The Hood’ Screening

In honor of the late director, Tribeca Film Festival adds screening of John Singleton's 'Boyz n the Hood' to the program lineup.

‘Boyz N The Hood’ Actor Jessie Lawrence Ferguson Dead At 76

Jessie Lawrence Ferguson, the actor who played the dirty cop in John Singleton’s Boyz n the Hood, has reportedly passed away. Ferguson’s son, Jace, confirm the actor…

10 Harsh Realities From ‘Boyz N The Hood’ That Still Resonate

Hip-hop may have been born in the ’70s and built its foundation during the ’80s, but the culture as we know truly took over pop culture in the ’90s. It was the decade…

A Ricky Baker Go Fund Me Page Was Created 25 Years After His Fictional Death

On March 21, 2016, a whole 25 years after Morris Chestnut’s fictional character Ricky Baker was gunned down during a drive by shooting in John Singleton’s classic Boyz N…

The African-American Film Critics Association To Launch “Celebration Of Hip-Hop Cinema” Event

This esteemed organization is taking a look back at two of cinema’s most critically-acclaimed movies. The African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) is set to…

Sequels That Never Happened But We (Really) Wish They Did

Movies are a girls best friend. For 2+ hours we escape reality and fall into the storylines that make our life seem a little less hectic. Yesterday we posed a question…

All Grown Up: ‘Boyz N The Hood’ Turns 20-Years-Old

It’s hard to believe that Boyz N the Hood was released this month 20 years ago (1991). While some of you reading this weren’t even born yet, those who do remember this…