He's been in the country side, he's been downtown, he's been to Las Vegas, he's even been in space, now that evil Leprechaun is in DA HOOD! Three young rap artists are looking for a break. They need money to buy some music equipment so they can go to Las Vegas and enter a contest. They meet up with a local pimp named Mack Daddy who agrees to "hook them up", but later declines. The rappers want to get even with him so one night they break into Mack's place and steal a lot of his jewelry, gold, and even the medallion from an ugly looking statue. Shouldn't have done that! Because without the medallion, the statue transforms into the Leprechaun, who goes on a killing spree looking for his missing gold, once again! And the song says it all, "there's nothing' scarier than a Lep' in the hood!"
Dylan Self <email@example.com>
Evil's in the house.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for strong violence and gore, pervasive language, drug use and some sexual content
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Did You Know?
Had the closest release date to St. Patrick's Day. Was released to DVD on March 28, 2000. See more
When the group of musicians at the start of the movie are shooting the leprechaun one of the guns clearly goes into the empty position where the barrel is exposed but in the next scene the gun is shown firing again even though no more bullets were put in it. See more
Death to he who sets a Leprechaun free. Steal his gold, it will corrupt your soul, you see. For many a moon the legend has grown, death toll increases, solution unknown. Beware the evil wanderer in search of his loot, lest you suffer the wrath of his golden flute. Flee while you can, the future's not good- for no one is safe from a Lep in the Hood!
During the end credits, Leprechaun sings a rap song entitled "Lep in the Hood". See more
Thug and an O.G.
Performed by Ice-T
Written by SOL
Produced by SOL See more
28 March 2000 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Leprechaun 5: Leprechaun in the Hood
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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