Unfortunately, viewers will have to contend with some dirt and white speckles, not to mention light banding and blocky backgrounds, but for the most part this a pleasant, easy-on-the-eyes transfer from Echo Bridge. This Blu-ray release of Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood features a foursome of throwaway extras. Note that any fair use images lacking such an explanation can be deleted one week after being tagged, as described on. Colors are steadily vibrant throughout; green lawns and multicolored clothes stand out nicely and naturally. Ashtray meets the beautiful Dashiki Tracey Cherelle Jones , a single mother of seven kids of various mixed nationalities who only wants a man who will accept her for how she is and take responsibility for his own actions i. David Alan Grier had no role in the movie.
Can't Be Wasting My Time The Lost Boyz, Mona Lisa 4:34 6. The gross stereotypes probably won't be everyone's cup of tea, but those who can enjoy the movie and contextually accept it will be rewarded with one of the most purely entertaining and endlessly funny Comedies in some time. Created by the Wayans Brothers -- the same guys responsible for -- Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood takes on 'Hood movies and does so unmercifully, poking fun at the realities of life and the dangers of violence those films have portrayed to the tune of various awards, nominations, and critical and audience praise. My style's ridiculous Who's gettin wit that spectaculous, miraculous? The film also does a fine job of throwing together a plot based largely around Boyz n the Hood and. Using one of the templates at is an easy way to insure that your image is in compliance with Wikipedia policy, but remember that you must complete the template. Use the thumbs up and thumbs down icons to agree or disagree that the title is similar to Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood. Time to Shine Lil' Kim, Mona Lisa 4:41 7.
The track makes good use of a few directional effects; gunfire and several scenes of general commotion and chaos naturally spread around the soundstage to good effect. Even with album charts and singles, I don't think expanding that article would make it stronger, as singles are independent themselves. Maintain Erick Sermon 3:13 8. All the Things Your Man Won't Do Joe 6:19 11. Give It Up Jodeci 3:53 5. Dialogue is generally steady, but there are a couple of instances where it goes unnecessarily tinny and hollow. If there is other fair use media, consider checking that you have specified the fair use rationale on the other images used on this page.
We follow Ashtray as he returns to the place he grew up in and meet his father and his basket-case friends. Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood is one of the finest parodies on the block, a laugh riot with characters as funny as its script, with situations that are as hilarious as many of the movies it ribs are serious. This might be Echo Bridge's finest Miramax title yet. Ashtray's Shawn Wayans mother has just dumped him on his father to ensure that he's raised up right remember: there are no strong female role models in 'Hood movies. The script is great, the acting is superior, and the visual gags are outrageous. At least one out of five will be shot in the theater while watching the movie.
Up North Trip Mobb Deep 4:57 14. Please go to and edit it to include a. Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood isn't concerned with message -- the other films have that covered -- but it does take those rather serious plot lines and turns them into something that's effortlessly fun and lighthearted, just the sort of balance the 'Hood genre needs. The surround channels carry a fair share of the music and effects elements, helping to make this a solid, yet not at all extraordinary, soundtrack from Echo Bridge. As Ashtray and Loc Dog live out their lives in the 'hood, they encounter all sorts of racist tendencies from people of all skin colors; stand down hardened criminals; find themselves in the middle of deadly drive-by shootings; and encounter all sorts of demented, drugged-out, gang-banging folks who, like them, are just trying to make it in the 'hood. Subsequent comments should be made on the appropriate discussion page.
Subsequent comments should be made on the appropriate discussion page. A lot of crazy stuff happens, for example, Ashtray is older than his father and his best friend Loc Dog's grandmother is a trigger-happy old lady who blames her eccentric-looking kid for not being tough enough. If you have any questions please ask them at the. Word to Lexus, I'm from New York I'm flowin like Dom P so unpop the cork Now feelin me for real do' I'm the one who came from the back and blew the brains out of Al Pacino Word up Welcome to this rendition of lyricism, I'm on a Doug E. The entry for David Alan Grier as Ashtray's cellmate Farrakhandi was inaccurate. Please do not modify it. This presentation is more often than not structurally proficient, but the track doesn't often give it a whole lot to work with outside of a few splashes of increased activity and volume.
It all works in perfect harmony and never once deliberately or inadvertently lessens the meaning and impact of the films it has fun with. Certainly, it's a far more delicate procedure than would be a parody of the fantastical or the obviously fictional, for it would seem far more easy to offend delicate sensibilities when making light of real problems, real violence, and reality-minded fictional characters. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the and see a list of open tasks. Winter Warz Cappadonna, Masta Killa, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, U-God 5:10 2. Tate is barely older than he is and likes to be put to bed after being tucked in to a good story straight out of a skin magazine.
Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood looks surprisingly good on Blu-ray, despite coming it at a 1080i resolution. Suga Daddy Suga T 3:28 16. You can also suggest completely new similar titles to Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood in the search box below. This article has been rated as Low-importance on the project's. In addition to the , you must also write out on the image description page a specific explanation or rationale for why using this image in each article is consistent with. The contents of the page were into. It's not meant to degrade the movies it parodies, just have some fun with them.
We Got More The Luniz, Shock-G 3:07 9. In fact, it might be one of the last great parodies before the genre was sideswiped by the influx of cinema's equivalent of cat vomit; movies like and suddenly and without mercy took over, dominated, and threatened to destroy the viable and once-proud cinematic territory that was home to pictures like and. The image retains a bit of grain that seems to fluctuate on occasion, but never does the image look as if its detailing and natural textures have been harshly scrubbed away. Please do not modify it. Second is a script that captures the essence of the movies it parodies and the smarts to paint the exaggerated picture necessary to make it work.