Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991) - Rotten Tomatoes

Hangin' with the Homeboys1991

Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991)




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Hangin' with the Homeboys follows four young men--two Black, two Puerto Rican--over the course of one night in the Bronx. During the night, they have several misadventures as they talk, argue, play and get into accidents. This coming-of-age film was directed by the late Joseph B. Vasquez and features an early performance by John Leguizamo.

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Doug E. Doug
as Willie Stevens
Mario Joyner
as Tom McNeal
Victor L. Cook
as Louie-Louie
Clayton Prince
as Frederick
Anthony Ruiz
as Angry Father
Gene Canfield
as Transit Policeman
Billy Strong
as Transit Policeman
Victor Mack
as Telemarketing Operator
Cheryl Freeman
as Telemarketing Operator
Michelle Thomas
as Telemarketing Operator
Michelle D. Thomas
as Telemarketing Operator
Arnold Molina
as Party Tough Guy
Rafael Báez
as Party Tough Guy
Tony Vasquez
as Party Tough Guy
Natalia Lazarus
as Harassed Sister
Paula Garcés
as Harassed Sister
Marie Barrientos
as Party Woman
Sandra Berrios
as Party Woman
David E. Weinberg
as Tow Truck Driver
David Weinberg
as Tow Truck Driver
Chic Street Man
as Pool Hall Man
Danitra Vance
as Pool Hall Woman
Tony Cucci
as Bouncer
Samanthia Carroll
as Disco Woman
Kira Arne
as Disco Woman
Ali Thomas
as Disco Woman
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Critic Reviews for Hangin' with the Homeboys

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (3)

The day may come when this movie, like American Graffiti and Diner, will be remembered because so many in its cast went on to become famous.

January 1, 2000 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

Situated in the African American community, the film charts the same territory as other classic "cruising" pictures (American Graffiti, Diner), also serving as an allegory about the hardships of growing up and making choices.

December 7, 2006 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

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