Leprechaun: In the Hood

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"Evil's in the house."
  • R
  • 2000
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 3.7  (6,653)

Leprechaun: In the Hood is a horror-comedy film that was released in 2000. It is the fifth in the Leprechaun series of films and stars Warwick Davis, as the Leprechaun, and Ice-T, Anthony Montgomery, and Rashaan Nall as a trio of aspiring rappers. The film is directed by Rob Spera and written by Doug Hall and Jon Huffman. The movie begins with the story of the Leprechaun, who is captured by a group of space marines and put into a stasis pod that travels through space for 25 years. The pod crash lands on Earth in Compton, Los Angeles, and the Leprechaun is awoken from his slumber by three aspiring rappers, Postmaster P, Stray Bullet, and Butch, who are stealing a flute from a magic pawn shop.

The trio has just won a rap contest, and they are hoping to use the flute to help them make more hits. However, when they unknowingly release the Leprechaun, he starts to terrorize them and their community. Desperate to get away from the Leprechaun, the rappers seek out the help of a powerful hood legend, Mack Daddy.

Mack Daddy, played by Ice-T, agrees to help the rappers, but only if they give him half of the treasure that the Leprechaun is guarding. The group sets out to find the Leprechaun’s treasure, but they quickly discover that the Leprechaun is more dangerous than they ever imagined.

Throughout the movie, the Leprechaun is seen wielding a variety of weapons, including a shotgun, a pipe, and a bong. He also uses his magic powers to create illusions and wreak havoc on the rappers and their allies.

As the movie progresses, the group faces a series of challenges and setbacks, including betrayal by one of their own and the appearance of a vengeful zombie. However, they manage to stay together and finally confront the Leprechaun in his lair, where they battle him to the death.

Ultimately, Leprechaun: In the Hood is a funny and over-the-top horror film that blends together elements of hip hop culture and Irish folklore. The movie has a unique style and tone that sets it apart from other films in the genre. Additionally, the performances by Warwick Davis and Ice-T are highlights of the film, as they bring their own unique personalities to the characters they portray.

In conclusion, Leprechaun: In the Hood is a fun and entertaining movie that has become a cult classic over the years. The movie may not be everyone's cup of tea, but it is a great example of the horror-comedy genre and is definitely worth a watch.

Leprechaun: In the Hood is a 2000 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 3.7.

Leprechaun: In the Hood
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    1 hr 30 min
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    3.7  (6,653)