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Juice (1992)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  17 January 1992 (USA)
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"Juice" is about 4 inner-city teens who get caught up in the pursuit of power and happiness, which they refer to as 'the juice'.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jermaine 'Huggy' Hopkins ...
Steel (as Jermaine Hopkins)
Brian (as George O. Gore)
Q's Mother
Keesha (as Idina Harris)
Victor Campos ...
Eric Payne ...
Sharon Cook ...
Record Store Clerk
Darien Berry ...


4 Harlem teens, Q, Bishop, Raheem and Steel, are out skipping school one day when they find out an old friend was killed in a shootout at a bar. After this, Bishop tells his friends that they have no respect, or juice. To get some, they rob a corner grocery store, but things take an unexpected turn. Only the four friends know what happened, but one of them is out for himself. Written by Stevenson

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Power. Respect. Juice. How far would you go to get it? See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language, and for some violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 January 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Авторитет  »

Box Office


$5,000,000 (estimated)


$20,146,880 (USA)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Tocadisco's song "Nobody (Likes The Records That I Play)" is based on a sample (spoken by Queen Latifah) from this film. See more »


When Raheem walks over to take the gun from Bishop a gun can be seen in Bishop's left pocket. Bishop then pulls out a second gun from behind him with his right hand. See more »


Bishop: What you know about control, Big chops? What you ever control?
Steel: I control my life.
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Referenced in Notorious (2009) See more »


Written by Ricky Taylor
Performed by Juvenile Committee
Produced by Demetrius Shipp
Courtesy of Grand Jury Entertainment
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12 June 2006 | by (London) – See all my reviews

Juice is one of the Best Black Crime (Hood) movie of its time. Starring the late Famous Rapper Tupac in a surprisingly great performance. Out of all the rappers, i would say 2pac is the Best Actor out of the lot. Ice Cube is another good actor, DMX, 50 Cent and Snoop are OK. Omar Epps gives a good performance, who delivers some great speeches at the police station questioning. Juice tells the story of the lives of 4 teens in Harlem. After a robbery goes wrong, they end up in a murder investigation. There are some great Hip Hop tunes in this movie. Special appearance from Samuel L Jackson and Queen Latifah. This is worth the watch, if you enjoy your action movies.

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