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  • Release Date: Jan 21, 2005
  • Rated: suggestive content, drug references, language and brief nudity
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 25 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:David LaChapelle


Noted photographer [[Performer~P389148~David LaChapelle~davidlachapelle]] makes his feature directorial debut with this documentary on a new facet of street culture in South Central Los Angeles. In 1992, after long-simmering racial tensions in Los Angeles erupted in riots following the verdicts in the Rodney King trial, a man named [[Performer~P427388~Tommy Johnson~tommytheclown]] sought to spread a new message in a new way to the city's African-Americans. Creating a character called...more

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