Tre goes to the party and meets Dough. Furious also asks Tre what he knows about sex. After school, Ricky goes to football practice and Tre talks to Brandi. The film ends the following morning with a conversation between Tre and Dough Boy. Past Overall Story Benchmark Reva informs Furious that women have shouldered the responsibility for raising boys to men for many years; Furious rants that the current plight of the black man in this country is a result of not learning from the past.
Influence Character Description Intelligent, strong sense of responsibility Influence Character Throughline Synopsis Furious undertakes the responsibility of raising his son under adverse circumstances, i. They're looking for their manhood, and they get a gun. There are many theories of deviation and the film Boyz in the Hood and it provides a good base for understanding and providing real life examples concerning deviant behavior. One of the back windows rolls down and an angry-looking gang member points a sawed-off, double-barreled shotgun at Tre. Control Relationship Story Solution Furious has to teach his son self-control in order to save him from dangerous situations that include possible death.
Optionlock Story Limit There is an indefinite amount of time to choose a finite number of options to get outta the hood. Like everyone around him, we held out hope for him. His greatest loves in life are writing, being a family man, and entertaining readers with his take on pop culture as it continues to change throughout the years. Logic Relationship Story Response Furious takes the only logical approach he knows to raise his son, which is often hard on Tre. Continuously throughout the movie the dad talks to his son about everything and tries to teach him along the way.
Tre goes to Brandi's house and breaks down crying. Roger Ebert is crying his eyes out. Maybe if the bitch didn't treat him bad as a child, he wouldn't have resorted to gang-banging. According to the ending Doughboy was killed two weeks later. Earlier that summer, Lloyd booked back-to-back features, the Master P produced Lockdown, and Shot, where he also served as a technical advisor.
Tre enthusiastically says he's a leader. That night, during a local gathering, Ricky is provoked by Ferris, a member of the. Dream Overall Story Inhibitor Doughboy and his cronies dream about living the hustler lifestyle, which keeps them from looking for success in positive ways. Distraught, Tre goes to Brandi's house, where he finally breaks down. Hope you can process that someday. Later on a street race occurs and Trey and his friends have a stand off with a couple of. Furious is a no-nonsense disciplinarian who teaches his son how to be a man.
One shot hits Rick in the thigh, the other rips through his lower chest. Furious takes Tre and Ricky to to talk about the dangers of. Observing Reel Life: Using Feature Films to Teach Ethnographic Methods. Doughboy, Monster, and Dookie intend to avenge Ricky's death. Any variation from social, cultural or religious norms can be deviation. Turner , driving about the neighborhood. Remember the guy that leaned out the window in Boyz N the Hood and used a shotgun to almost blow Ricky in half? Concerned about Tre's future, Reva sends him to live with his father, Furious Styles Laurence Fishburne in the Crenshaw neighborhood of South Central Los Angeles, California, hoping that Tre will learn valuable life lessons from him.
But being a small time actor must not count for much in the joint. Since nothing was actually stolen from the house, the black cop says there's no need to fill out a report. In a 1993 interview with Rolling Stone, then-President Bill Clinton was asked about comments that the attorney general had made about violence on television, and whether or not the government was granted the power by the Constitution to restrict what viewers saw. It was declared in by Congress to be a culturally significant film as it depicts life in in the early 1990s. Similarly with respect to violence, interest has been shown in gang violence, rape, juvenile delinquency, football hooliganism and acts of terrorism. Ricky, now a star running back for , lives with his single mother Brenda, girlfriend Shanice, and their infant son.
This film seeks to normalize society. They say that they will not tolerate any sort of misconduct or even an attitude problem and resort to killing if they need to. Avery was murdered by his cell mate. However, Brandi and Furious catch Tre sneaking out of his bedroom window to join Doughboy. Visit their website at for additional information. When we observe the first half of the movie which depicts the boys childhood it is apparent that Doughboy was not always a deviant.