• Bones (2001)


Release Date: October 24th, 2001

DVD Release Date: February 26th, 2002

R |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

Jimmy Bones (Snoop "Doggy" Dogg) is a legendary protector and patron of his thriving neighborhood. Cool, handsome and respected - Bones is the benevolent caretaker of his people until he is betrayed by those closest to him. Flash forward 20 years. Crime and drugs have crumbled the neighborhood and Jimmy Bones has become a charismatic emblem of better times. But his spirit is about to make a comeback.

Cast: Snoop Dogg , Pam Grier, Michael T. Weiss, Clifton Powell, Ricky Harris, Bianca Lawson, Khalil Kain, Merwin Mondesir

Director: Ernest R. Dickerson

Genres: Thriller , Horror

Production Co: New Line Cinema, Hannah Rachel Productions Services Ltd.

Distributors: New Line Cinema

Keywords: Emotional , Revenge , Girlfriend , 2000s , Friend , 1970s , Mystery , Dark

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Mike ClarkUSA Today

    If grossness gives you the giggles, at least a couple of the movie's effects indeed put a little "wow" in this cinematic bowwow. show more

  • 50
    Jack MathewsNew York Daily News

    A ghetto horror movie that sets up some decent scares before becoming so amused with itself, it's a wonder we don't hear the crew laughing. show more

  • 63
    Miami Herald

    Director Ernest Dickerson uses elegant visuals, suspenseful editing and lighting to give Bones its edge. show more

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