Release Date: May 26th, 1993
DVD Release Date: October 22nd, 1997
R|1 hr 37 min
After growing up in the gang lifestyle of the Los Angeles projects, 18-year-old Caine Lawson (Tyrin Turner) wants a way out. Everyone around him, including his unpredictable friend O-Dog (Larenz Tate), is trapped in their lives of crime and violence. With the help of his caring teacher (Charles Dutton) and supportive girlfriend (Jada Pinkett), Caine plans to leave the city for good. But in a series of tragic events, Caine realizes that escape will not be easy.
Production Co: New Line Cinema
Distributors: New Line Cinema, 20th Century Fox of Germany