Makes fun of the heavy-handed messages often contained in these movies, but also uses satire to make pointed comments about the lack of positive African-American female roles in movies like these and overall. Recurring joke of how the woman who is the love interest has slept with all the men in the neighborhood. And jokes involving snipers killing innocent people don't seem all that funny anymore in a country with so many mass shootings. From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the hood - the Wayans Brothers' neighborhood, that is. In this scene: Ashtray Shawn Wayans , Dashiki Tracey Cherelle Jones , Loc Dog Marlon Wayans , Crazy Legs Suli McCullough , Preach Chris Spencer Don't Be A Menace - A Lesson from Loc Dog Ashtray reunites with the guys from the neighborhood for a lesson in surviving in the hood. In other words, while it's safe to give the Wayans the benefit of the doubt that they're obviously not making fun of welfare recipients, stronger and more thoughtful humor might have been employed instead of fridges with blocks of clearly labeled government cheese.
He starts to learn the ways of the streets from his gun-toting cousin Loc Dog , as well as friends Preach and Crazy Legs. Jack's only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it, he must forge an uneasy alliance with a brilliant and beautiful astronomer and a headstrong young man in the British navy. Luckily, Ashtray falls for urban poet Dashiki Tracey Cherelle Jones , and she convinces him to go straight -- but he must deal with her manic ex-boyfriend Toothpick Darrel Heath. Get ready for a good time, because there are plenty of laughs in this neighborhood! There are exaggerated sex scenes, parodies of foreplay in which food and condiments are used for absurd effect. How do parody movies stand out on their own? This parody has moments that are still hilarious decades after its initial release. Darryl and Vanessa keep Calvin for the w. From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the 'hood'.
Talk of sex in prison. . Meanwhile, the gang talks about calling a truce to end all this black on black crime. Storyline: Innocent young black man Ashtray Shawn Wayans is forced to move into a tough Los Angeles slum with his family, including his oddly streetwise, pot-smoking grandma Helen Martin. There's a lot of humor in sight gags and exaggeration that almost reaches the gut laughs of a parody like. As for the rest, some of it depends on your taste in humor, and some of it simply hasn't aged well.
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. As such, exaggeration permeates the movie in every form, and is the source of much of the comedy. Any legal issues regarding the free online movies on this website should be taken up with the appropriate media file owners or host sites since we are not affiliated with them. The stock characters this movie is parodying are on full display: trigger-happy gangbangers, Korean immigrant owners of corner stores who don't trust their African-American customers, women in the neighborhood who sleep around and have several children from several different fathers, police brutality. Suddenly Antoine dies of heart attack and Kenny has to fill his shoes as leader of team. From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the 'hood'. Left without options, Marcus and Kevin decide to pose as the sisters, transforming themselves from African-American men into a pair of blonde, white women.
Starring, in alphabetical order: Chris Spencer, Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Suli McCullough, Tracey Cherelle Jones. Will Ashtray keep living the straight life or will he join up with Loc Dog's gangsta homeboys? Fasten your seat belt, check your mirrors, let's begin. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. One of the lead characters gets a shy girl drunk before having sex; she turns monstrous and eager to have sex. Some time later, Antoine returns as a ghost and helps Kenny in game and in life, but Kenny changes in the process and doesn't quite like it. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. The Wanyes brothers bring their unique comedy style to a great comedy.
Will Ashtray keep living the straight life or will he join up with Loc Dog's gangsta homeboys? Ice cream truck driver held up at gunpoint. Things come to a head shortly after in the parking lot of a corner store when Toothpick rolls up in his convertible with his friends on the verge of killing Ashtray and Loc Dog in a drive-by that's only prevented when Loc Dog threatens to fire the nuclear warhead he keeps in the back of his truck. In another a scene, the lead character reads a bedtime story to his father who appears to be younger than him ; it's a sex story from a pornographic magazine that he reads while the teen boy masturbates under the blankets. The father of the lead character encourages his son to drink and drive and then talks of how much fun it is. At a party, Tray falls hard for Dashiki, a woman with several kids from different fathers. When Ashtray moves to South Central L.
This arouses jealousy in Toothpick, a recently paroled gang member. One of the characters dies from smoking marijuana -- going into convulsions and foaming at the mouth as if he has taken a stronger drug. They are chased by the police, and Calvin hides the stone in the purse of the executive Vanessa Edwards, whose husband Darryl Edwards wants to have a baby. Gun violence is shown and parodied; however, the scene in which a white sniper shoots and kills an African-American student starting his first day of college feels way too real and far less funny in light of so many mass shootings. Why is comedy often a good way to make serious points? From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the hood - the Wayans Brothers' neighborhood, that is. However, the movie also uses comedy to raise questions of how African-American men and women are portrayed in movies like these, and in Hollywood overall.
In an extended scene, the lead character and his love interest engage in absurd foreplay involving various food items and condiments. Parents need to know that Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood is a 1996 parody comedy. Lead character gets into a fistfight with his grandmother. In this scene: Ashtray Shawn Wayans , Loc Dog Marlon Wayans , Mailman Keenen Ivory Wayans , Loc Dog's Grandma Helen Martin , Preach Chris Spencer , Crazy Legs Suli McCullough Starring: Chris Spencer, Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Suli McCullough, Tracey Cherelle Jones When Ashtray moves to South Central L. A white sniper shoots and kills an African-American college student starting his first day. Percy convinces Calvin to dress like a baby and be left in front of the Edwards's house to get inside the house and retrieve the diamond.
Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood is at its best and most timeless when the humor transcends the genre of the movies it's parodying. In a flashback scene, lead character talks of having sex with a girl whose mother walks in on them; the mother is dressed in leather bondage gear. References to drinking 40s and smoking blunts are also beyond played-out by this point. Ashtray soon sleeps with Dashiki, who immediately tells him she's pregnant with his child. Will Ashtray keep living the straight life or will he join up with Loc Dog's gangsta homeboys? Movie satirizes dramas from the 1990s that attempted to realistically portray life in the inner city for African-Americans.
Tensions continue to escalate between Toothpick's and Ashtray's posses, and Ashtray wants nothing more than to survive the impending shootout and take Dashiki and her children with him out of the hood. Before long, Ashtray's nuclear-armed gangster cousin Loc Dog Marlon Wayans introduces him to a bizarrely comic crime underworld. A standoff between rival gangs brandishing weapons ends when one of the lead characters opens the back of his truck to reveal a nuclear warhead. While his misguided fatherly advice, unstoppable larger-than-life personality and unpredictable Internet superstardom might get in the way sometimes, for Marlon, family really always does come first - even if he's the biggest kid of all. In a parody of Stand by Me, four kids find a dead body -- it's an Elvis impersonator. From block parties and beepers to high tops and high-powered weapons, it's everything that's funny about growing up in the hood - the Wayans Brothers' neighborhood, that is.