Paramount Pictures | Release Date: January 17, 1992
Summary: Four Harlem friends—Bishop (Tupac Shakur), Q (Omar Epps), Steel (Jermaine Hopkins) and Raheem (Khalil Kain)—dabble in petty crime, but they decide to go big by knocking off a convenience store. Bishop, the magnetic leader of the group, has the gun. But Q has different aspirations. He wants to be a DJ and happens to have a gig the night of the robbery. Unfortunately for him, Bishop isn't willing to take no for answer.
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Runtime: 95 min
Rating: Rated R for strong language, and for some violence
Production: Island World
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jan 16, 2001
Director Credit
Ernest R. Dickerson Director
Writer Credit
Ernest R. Dickerson Story
Gerard Brown Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Jermaine 'Huggy' Hopkins Steel
Omar Epps Q
Tupac Shakur Bishop
Cast Credit
Bruklin Harris Keesha
Cindy Herron Yolanda
Darien Berry Blizzard
Eric Payne Frank
George Gore II Brian
Grace Garland Q's Mother
Khalil Kain Raheem
Queen Latifah Ruffhouse M.C.
Samuel L. Jackson Trip
Sharon Cook Record Store Clerk
Victor Campos Quiles
Vincent Laresca Radames
Producer Credit
David Heyman Producer
Gerard Brown Associate Producer
James Bigwood Associate Producer
Neal H. Moritz Producer
Peter Frankfurt Producer
Preston L. Holmes Co-Producer
Ralph McDaniels Associate Producer