R | | Crime, Drama, Romance
This is the story of Jody, an unemployed young black man, who's been living with his mother for several years, even though he's got a child of his own. Romantically, he's having ... See full summary »
John Singleton mentioned that he wrote the script for this movie with Tupac Shakur in mind for the lead role.It was eventually filmed with Tyrese Gibson in his place and released in 2001, five years after Shakur's death.
There's this psychiatrist, a lady named Frances Chris Walson. She has a theory about the black man in America. She says because of the system of racism in this country, the black man is meant to think of himself as a baby. A not yet fully formed ...
When Jody is holding his model early in the film , the close-ups show the model as having wheels and seats, but in the wider shots they are missing.
From L.A. South Central Cinema, dealing a new hand. The new deal has struck again.
DVD features deleted scenes from the movie, plus bloopers and outtakes:
$8,606,403 (USA) (1 July 2001)
$28,734,552 (USA) (9 September 2001)