10 ‘hood classics’ that are actually terrible movies


The ‘hood classic’ is that special kind of film that may or may not have been a box office hit but finds it’s way into the DVD collections of college students and barbershops throughout black America. But for every Coming To America or Menace II Society or Love Jones, there are a host of other films that we know and love(?) that are just…well…bad.

Here are ten of the movies that you, your friends or your cousins likely know and maybe even love, but make no mistake–these are not cinematic masterpieces.

Stereo Williams
Stereo Williams

Todd "Stereo" Williams, entertainment writer based in New York City. He co-founded Thirty 2 Oh 1 Productions, an indie film company.

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