House Party (1990)
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ABOUT THE MOVIE:
stars Kid and Play of the popular hip hop duo Kid ‘n Play, and also stars Paul Anthony, Bow-Legged Lou and B-Fine from Full Force, and Robin Harris (who died of a heart attack nine days after House Party was released).
The film also starred Martin Lawrence, Tisha Campbell, A.J. Johnson, Daryl “Chill” Mitchell and Gene “Groove” Allen (of Groove B. Chill), Kelly Jo Minter, John Witherspoon and a cameo by George Clinton.
The film was written and directed by Reginald Hudlin, based on his award-winning Harvard University student film.
The film grossed over $26 million in its run at the box office with its widest release being 700 theaters.
The lead roles were originally written for DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince