Black Lens: Bones

This Dogg's got a bone to pick.

Ernest R. Dickerson

"Bones," a 2001 supernatural horror film directed by Ernest Dickerson. Starring the iconic rapper Snoop Dogg as the enigmatic Jimmy Bones, the film takes us on a journey through a thriving neighborhood once protected and nurtured by Bones. The story unfolds as Bones, betrayed, and murdered by those closest to him, rises from the grave two decades later to avenge his death. With its blend of horror and social commentary, "Bones" stands as a testament to the enduring impact of black voices in the film industry.

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Ernest R. Dickerson


Peter Heller


Stephen W. Hollocker


Snoop Dogg, Pam Grier, Bianca Lawson, Khalil Kain, Michael T. Weiss, Clifton Powell


Elia Cmiral