Will Ashtray keep living the straight life or will he join up with Loc Dog's gangsta homeboys? From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the hood - the Wayans Brothers' neighborhood, that is. Loc Dog and Ashtray get harassed in a Korean store by the owners and Loc Dog shoots at the owners when a remark is made about his mother. Classic lines and memorable scenes saturate this movie beginning to end. From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the hood - the Wayans Brothers' neighborhood, that is. From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the 'hood'.
The film's title borrows phrases from some of those films, and some of the actors who starred in those movies appear in the film, in some cases appearing in similar roles or scenes as the films being parodied. Someone from Toothpick's posse threatens Ashtray, Loc Dog, Preach, and Crazy Legs. Four of them are in the movie: him, Kim Wayans Mrs. With Crazy Legs hospitalized, himself and Loc Dog being arrested, and the Korean store shooting, Tray decides to confront Dashiki and be the father. Based on Tre Styles from , Bobby Johnson from South Central, and Caine Lawson from. Based on Chris from Boyz n the Hood. We follow Ashtray as he returns to the place he grew up in and meet his father and his basket-case friends.
The quartet decides to get protection from their friend Old School. At a picnic Tray falls for the infamous Dashiki much to the distaste of ex-convict Toothpick. Afterwards, Toothpick and his gang are arrested. Loc Dog knocks him out as he and Preach proceed to stomp him, flattening him literally. He pulls a gun on Ashtray after losing a video game.
The film was released in the United States on January 12, 1996. Things are crazy there, for example, he is older than his father and his best friend's grandmother is a trigger-happy old lady who blames her eccentric-looking kid for not being tough enough. Not counting the end credits, the thing runs just about 89 minutes, so I can't imagine anything more than 120 seconds or so was added back in. Ashtray and Loc Dog talk about Ashtray's departure as Toothpick and his posse prepare for another drive-by. Aside from a few stray chuckles that pop up every 21 minutes, Don't Be a Menace.
. Has a dream to be a professional dancer. Basically, there's maybe three or four half-decent chuckles to be found in this otherwise interminable 90-minute mega-chore. Starring, in alphabetical order: Chris Spencer, Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Suli McCullough, Tracey Cherelle Jones Don't Be A Menace - I Want to Leave the Hood With You Ashtray changes his mind about Dashiki and his situation. Get ready for a good time, because there are plenty of laughs in this neighborhood! You know there ain't no positive black females in these movies.
Will Ashtray keep living the straight life or will he join up with Loc Dog's gangsta homeboys? As Loc and Toothpick continue to exchange gunfire, Grandma pops out of the dumpster and shoots Toothpick's car. » Besides having a title that is funny in itself, Don't Be A Menace To South Central While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood is one of the funniest movies this decade. He swears he will kill Ashtray for romancing Dashiki. Based on Furious Styles from Boyz n the Hood. All contents are provided by non-affiliated third parties. Meanwhile, the gang talks about calling a truce to end all this black on black crime. Similar to , the film spoofs a number of , , such as , , , , , , , , , and most prominently , and.
Dashiki agrees to give Tray another try and they decide to leave the hood as planned. And he's not even the worst thing about the movie. He and Loc Dog clash as Ashtray is shot. As he has Ashtray pinned against his squad car, he goes on and on about how much he hates black people and anything black. It sure isn't crisp or all that colorful, but it was a cheap-looking movie from the start, anyway. The disc opens with trailers for Mindhunters and Scary Movie 3. Feeling like he's not responsible enough to be the father, Dashiki kicks him out.
When Ashtray moves to South Central L. The brothers seem to believe that if an audience member simply recognizes a joke's source material, then their job is finished and they can move on to the next desperate sketch. Johnson , Ashtray , and , who has a cameo as the mailman. Everitt as The Man, a pale white man with red hair and glasses, who systematically robs a while the Korean owners are keeping a close, racist eye on Ashtray and Loc Dog and completely ignore his crimes. Meanwhile, Ashtray and Loc Dog's Grandma ride to church and another elderly woman disses her, resulting in a breakdancing contest that Grandma wins. Isn't this the same designation they gave to their phenomenal Trainspotting re-release? It's as if the Wayans Brothers Damon, Shawn, and Keenen Ivory just sat down with a pile of movies and just snagged whatever they thought they could spin, tweak, or parody with the least amount of effort or creativity. Wayans brothers who started on In Living Clor and made the hilarious 1988 movie I'm Gonn Git U Sucka do it again with this long overdue spoof of movie that are extremely serious.
Ashtray visits Dashiki where they engage in and Dashiki immediately claims he has impregnated her. Optional subtitles are available in English, Spanish, and French. Final Thoughts You'd have to search far and wide to find a more desperately unfunny and hopelessly mug-laden performance than the one offered by Shawn Wayans in this aggressively amateurish spoof. From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the 'hood'. We follow Ashtray as he returns to the place he grew up in and meet his father and his basket-case friends.
To is not responsible for the accuracy, compliance, copyright, legality, decency, or any other aspect of the content of other linked sites. Tray gets an education about life on the streets from his psychotic, gun-toting cousin Loc Dog, Preach, and Crazy Legs. In this scene: Ashtray Shawn Wayans , Dashiki Tracey Cherelle Jones , Loc Dog Marlon Wayans , Crazy Legs Suli McCullough , Preach Chris Spencer Don't Be A Menace - A Lesson from Loc Dog Ashtray reunites with the guys from the neighborhood for a lesson in surviving in the hood. Those same fans will also be treated to one whole deleted scene that's packing zero in the laughs department. Toothpick is flung out and he lands on a cop car. Frankly I'm surprised that Leslie Nielsen didn't show up as a daffy high-school teacher.