36,507 total votes
Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood is a 1991 American hood drama written and directed by John Singleton in his directorial debut, and starring Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding Jr., Morris Chestnut, Laurence Fishburne, Nia Long and Angela Bassett, depicting life in South Central Los Angeles. This was the film debut for both Ice Cube and Morris Chestnut. Boyz n the Hood was filmed from October 1 to November 28, 1990 and released on July 12, 1991. It was nominated for both Best Director and Original Screenplay during the 1991 Academy Awards, making Singleton the youngest person ever nominated for Best Director and the first African–American to be nominated for the award. The film was screened in the Un Certain Regard ... more on Wikipedia

Boyz n the Hood is ranked on...

#1 of 771 List of Black Movies, Ranked Best to Worst 639.1k VOTES The best black movies are favorites that explore African-American culture and themes. This list is ranked by film fans, many...
#409 of 6,027 People who voted for Boyz n the Hood... People under 30 are 2x more likely to vote for this The Best Movies of All Time 5.1M VOTES These are the best movies of all time, ranked by movie experts and film fans alike. What are the greatest movies of all time...
#118 of 708 People who voted for Boyz n the Hood... Women are 2x more likely to vote for this The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars 155.4k VOTES List of movies Roger Ebert gave four stars, ranked best to eh. This is NOT a complete list of all of Roger Ebert's four star...
#163 of 325 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time 132.8k VOTES The best soundtracks ever are more than just a collection of songs in a particular order; they evoke and accentuates th...
#199 of 534 People who voted for Boyz n the Hood... People on the West Coast are 2x more likely to vote for this The Greatest Movies for Guys 122.3k VOTES The best guy movies of all time, ranked by fans and critics. This list includes some of the greatest guy movies ever to hit ...
#3 of 108 The Best Movies of 1991 10.8k VOTES A list of the best movies of 1991, from dramas like The Silence of the Lambs to comedies like City Slickers. The '90s were a...
#10 of 88 The Greatest Directorial Debuts Of All Time 4.9k VOTES Believe it or not, some of the greatest films of all time were also some of the greatest directorial debuts to date. It...
#3 of 36 30+ Great Movies About Juvenile Delinquents 1.3k VOTES The hijinx of troubled teens are rough to deal with, unless you are watching them unfold on the big screen. The top juvenile...
#34 of 55 Awesome Teen Movies You Must See Before You Turn 20 14.2k VOTES The films on this list of the best movies for teenagers have ranked by the community as the best teen movies in any genre....
#1 of 35 30+ Great Movies About Urban Teens 832 VOTES Urban teen movies amplify all of the struggles of adolescence with the added pressure of a sometimes unstable environment. T...
#1 of 25 Movies From Black Directors Every Film Lover Should See 1.4k VOTES Only a few years after #OscarsSoWhite made its splashy, social media-fueled takeover of the 2016 Academy Awards, t...
#12 of 21 What to Watch If You Love Friday 168 VOTES Friday broke the box office with a hilarious story about everyone's favorite day of the week and there have been many m...
#17 of 29 The '90s Movies That Stuck with You the Most 848 VOTES The last decade of the 20th century was a prime time for film. The release of Pulp Fiction introduced spectators to hyper-st...
#15 of 25 25 Movies That Turned 25 in 2016 4.3k VOTES Something incredible happened in 1991. The Silence of the Lambs became just the third film in the history of cinema (It Happ...
#1 of 60 The Best Black Movies of the 1990s 19.1k VOTES This list of the best '90s black movies contains many of the best films about the African American experience of any decade....
#30 of 175 The Best Coming of Age Movies 16.2k VOTES For this list, we're ranking the best coming of age movies of all time, with the help of your votes. The coming of age films...
#11 of 74 The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s 7.1k VOTES   With so many critically acclaimed mob movies to choose from, this best '90s gangster movies will be tough to vote f...
#1 of 42 The Best Black Thriller Movies, Ranked 2.6k VOTES This list contains information on the best black thriller movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best black th...
#17 of 422 The Best Columbia Pictures Movies 8.8k VOTES List of Columbia Pictures movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Columbia Pictures pro...
#23 of 122 The Best Movies About Tragedies 6.9k VOTES A list of all the best tragedy movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. To see a more gene...
#88 of 208 The Best R-Rated Drama Movies 7.9k VOTES List of R-Rated drama movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated...
#9 of 80 The Best Los Angeles Movies 2.4k VOTES Iconic red carpets, a sidewalk dotted with stars in honor of the world’s most famous celebrities, Hollywood, million-dollar ...
#1 of 75 The Best Laurence Fishburne Movies 1.8k VOTES List of the best Laurence Fishburne movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Laurence Fishburne's ...
#2 of 38 The Best Black Drama Movies 1.1k VOTES There are several Academy Award winning movies on this impressive list of the greatest black drama films. Heavy-hitting tale...
#3 of 54 The Best Angela Bassett Movies 1.3k VOTES List of the best Angela Bassett movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Angela Bassett's highest gr...
#11 of 38 The Best Rap Movies 16.4k VOTES A list of the best rap movies. All of the top films involving rap have been included, but if you believe we missed one pleas...
#4 of 52 The Best Cuba Gooding, Jr. Movies 5.1k VOTES This is a ist of the best Cuba Gooding, Jr. movies, ranked best to worst - with movie trailers when available. Cuba Gooding,...
#23 of 208 The Best Teen Movies Rated R 5.6k VOTES List of R-Rated teen movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. Find these and more great movies ...
#28 of 54 The Best Teen Drama Movies, Ranked 8.7k VOTES This list contains information on the best teen drama movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best teen drama f...
#2 of 39 The Best Ice Cube Movies 9k VOTES List of the best Ice Cube movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Ice Cube's highest grossing movie...
#7 of 37 The Best Movies About Brothers 491 VOTES There’s nothing like the bond between siblings; sometimes our siblings become our closest friends in life because they simpl...
#10 of 200 The Best R-Rated Coming Of Age Movies 3.4k VOTES List of R-Rated coming of age movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best...
#2 of 20 The Best '90s Hood Movies 2k VOTES Eazy E once rapped, "Cuz the boys in the hood are always hard/You come talking that trash and we'll pull your card/Know...
#2 of 28 The Best Regina King Movies 574 VOTES List of the best Regina King movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Regina King's highest grossing...
#23 of 47 The Best Coming of Age Drama Films 438 VOTES The best coming of age drama movies are capable of truly touching your heart. These films capture the complicated, emotional...
#5 of 31 The Best Nia Long Movies 539 VOTES List of the best Nia Long movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Nia Long's highest grossing movie...
#7 of 13 The Best '80s Movies About Life in the 'Hood 287 VOTES This list of the best ‘80s hood movies includes some influential films and at least one masterpiece. These 1980s hood films ...
#52 of 124 The Best R-Rated Crime Fiction Movies 1.8k VOTES List of R-Rated crime fiction movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best...
#2 of 31 The Best Drama Movies Set in Los Angeles 105 VOTES L.A. is a city with wealthy areas, impoverished sections, and a whole lot of notable landmarks. That makes it a great locati...
#7 of 15 The Best Short Movie Monologues 27 VOTES You’ve got less than a minute to impress a casting director or your acting coach. These short movie monologues may just do t...

Boyz n the Hood is also found on...

Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles John Singleton: Movies Directed By John Singleton Famous Movies Filmed in California List of All Teen Movies Films in The National Film Registry List of Films Scored By Stanley Clarke List of All Movies Released in 1991