Smokey's car in the1995 movie Friday is a “1976 Ford Pinto”.
In the 1990s, rap culture invaded the mainstream in every way. Artists like Ice Cube, Tupac Shakur, and Will Smith not only sold millions of records, they broke into the film industry also. All three appeared in sensitive dramas (Boyz in the Hood, Poetic Justice, and Six Degrees of Separation, respectively) by 1995.
You cannot underestimate the effect their success had on the corridors of power in Hollywood. Here are 20 things you didn't know about the movie and its production, shared by Zimbio.com.
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