House Party ★★★ 1990 (R)
Lighthearted, black hip-hop version of a ‘50s teen comedy with rap duo Kid ‘n' Play. After his father grounds him for fighting, a high-schooler attempts all sorts of wacky schemes to get to his friend's party. Sleeper hit features real-life music rappers and some dynamite dance numbers. 100m/ C VHS, DVD . Christopher Reid, Christopher Martin, Martin Lawrence, Tisha Campbell, Paul Anthony, A.J. (Anthony) Johnson, Robin Harris; D: Reginald (Reggie) Hudlin; W: Reginald (Reggie) Hud-lin; C: Peter Deming; M: Marcus Miller. Sundance ‘90: Cinematog.