The film “Boyz n the hood” is an American drama-film from 1993. The film is written and instructed by John Singleton and produced by Steve Nicolaides .

This analytical essay will analyze the protagonist, Tre Styles, who is played by Cuba Gooding Jr. and analyze the setting.

The movie takes place in the slums of Crenshaw, Los Angeles. The town is surrounded by liquor and gun stores and there is often shooting.

In the neighborhood we only see African Americans. In the movie Furious Talks to the boys and a forming crowd about how the white people are trying to own the black .

It is clear to see that the young black people are hanging around wrong crowds. They are attending streets races and watching people die on a daily basis.