A young man (Q-Tip) battles adversity to achieve his ambition of becoming a photographer, but the violence of his neighborhood threatens to close the shutter on his dreams. Mary J. Blige, Elvis Costello.
Two urban drug dealers (Nas, DMX) are confronted with life-altering choices. Taral Hicks, Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, Method Man, Hassan Johnson. Feature film debut for writer-director Hype Williams, also a producer-director of music videos.
A ruthless IRA gunman comes to the U.S. in search of more firepower for his cause's arsenal, and is taken in as a boarder by a New York policeman who does not realize what his new guest's deadly intentions really are.