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Don't be a menace

Don't be a menace

Don't be a menace

The range includes those alluded to in the title — "Menace II Society," "South Central," "Juice" and "Boyz N the Hood" — as well as "Poetic Justice," "Higher Learning" and even the recent "Dead Presidents." But it also goes outside the genre, to include "Stand By Me," "Nine 1/2 Weeks" and "Apocalypse Now."— "DON'T BE A MENACE To South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood" is an off-the-wall farce in the style of "Blazing Saddles," "Airplane!" and "Hot Shots!" targeting urban "growing up in the hood" pictures.

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"Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking your Juice in the Hood" is a parody of several U.S. films about being in the 'Hood', for instance "Boyz n the Hood", "South Central", "Menace II Society", "Higher Learning" and "Juice". We follow Ashtray as he returns to the place he grew up in and meet his father and his basket-case friends. 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."Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking your Juice in the Hood" is a parody of several U.S. films about being in the 'Hood', for instance "Boyz n the Hood", "South Central", "Menace II Society", "Higher Learning" and "Juice". We follow Ashtray as he returns to the place he grew up in and meet his father and his basket-case friends. 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.

"Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking your Juice in the Hood" is a parody of a lot of Afro-American movies, for instance "Boyz N the Hood", "South Central", "Menace II Society", "Higher Learning" and "Juice". We follow Ashtray as he returns to the place he grew up in and meet his father and his basket-case friends. 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. 2012 Miramaxt another bit of conventional wisdom, what Das Racist once pithily termed the “false dichotomy of jokes vs. serious shit.” Ebert, like today’s opponents of ironic racism and rape jokes, was always quick to deny that comedy and tragedy were mutually exclusive. The question is usually one of tone, and the Wayans’ in Don’t Be a Menace, according to Ebert, is too facetious to give these weighty concerns their due. (Source: spectrumculture.com)

 

 

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