On July 12, 1991, Boyz n the Hood arrived in theaters. Directed by John Singleton and starring Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Morris Chestnut, and Larry Fishburne, the movie picked up two Oscar nominations, earning recognition for Best Director and Best Original Screenplay for Singleton. On the 25th anniversary, see photos of stars (including Chris Rock, pictured here) at the movie's New York City premiere.
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Spike Lee and John Singleton
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Laurence Fishburne, Hajna Moss, and Langton Fishburne