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Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  5 April 1991 (USA)
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Two African-Americans and two Puerto-Ricans (though one pretends to be Italian) go out on the town on a Friday night. They will be forced to get to know each other, and even worst, learn to... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Willie Stevens
Mario Joyner ...
Tom McNeal
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Johnny
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Vinny / Fernando
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Vanessa
Mary B. Ward ...
Luna
Reggie Montgomery ...
Rasta
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Daria
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Lila
Steven Randazzo ...
Pedro
Marisol R. Reyes ...
Sara
Victor L. Cook ...
Louie-Louie
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Caseworker
Clayton Prince ...
Frederick
Ellis Williams ...
Bobby
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Storyline

Two African-Americans and two Puerto-Ricans (though one pretends to be Italian) go out on the town on a Friday night. They will be forced to get to know each other, and even worst, learn to like each other as friends. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language and a strong sex scene | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

5 April 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Az utcák királyai  »

Box Office

Budget:

$1,900,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$532,933 (USA)
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(Metrocolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

During production, director Joseph B. Vasquez was attacked on the way to the set. His face was slashed by a homeless man. According to an interview with Nestor Serrano, when Vasquez returned to work after recuperating he was angry and "intolerable", often fighting with the cast and crew. See more »

Goofs

During the car crash, the hood of Tommy's car pops up before he hits the wall. See more »

Quotes

Tom McNeal: I wouldn't dance with you even if you didn't look like a sabertooth tiger. Bitch!
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References Rain Man (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Hangin' with the Homeboys and Dr. Feelgood
Performed by 2 Live Crew (as The 2 Live Crew) and Triple XXX
Courtesy of Luke Records
Produced by Luther Campbell (as L. Campbell), Brother Marquis (as M. Ross),
Mr. Mixx (as D. Hobbs), Fresh Kid Ice (as C. Wong Won)
Written by Luther Campbell (as L. Campbell), Brother Marquis (as M. Ross), Mr. Mixx (as D. Hobbs),
Fresh Kid Ice (as C. Wong Won), Nikki Sixx & Mick Mars
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Its still a flawless work!
3 November 1999 | by (CALIfornia) – See all my reviews

This is one of the few comedies that I absolutley love! Everytime it comes on TV, i still got enough nerve to always watch it. Its that good! Sadly, we're not able to see what Vazquez (the director) would have went on to do. But he left us with a well made comic motion picture that will stand the test of time! ****


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