The saxophone is utilized in the scenes in which a person breaks into Furious's house and when Ricky is shot.
The saxophone is always present when violence is going to take place.
Furious, who seems to be the lone present father in the hood, goes on a fishing expedition with Tré.
He tells him of the dangers of unprotected sex and along with the task of parenthood.
Doughboy (portrayed by Ice Cube), a high school drop out, has just been freed from jail, are playing dominoes with pals, Chris (played by Redge Green), who is in a wheelchair, Dookie, and Monster.
Ricky (portrayed by Morris Chestnut), now the star running-back for Crenshaw High School, lives with his mother Brenda (played by Tyra Ferrell) and girlfriend Shanice (played by Alysia Rogers), and his baby son.The soft music played during these moments illustrates his parent's loving nature and the concern they both have about his future. Boyz in the Hood is an American movie starring Ice Cube, Morris Chestnut, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Laurence Fishburne, Regina King, Angela Bassett, and Nia Long.The other type of instrumental music that is used is a soft, slow sound which creates a feeling of relaxation and tenderness.This type of music is used when Tre is receiving a lesson from one of his parents.Doughboy decides to fight back and is kicked in the abdomen.Another elder teenager later gives the ball back to Ricky.Singleton refrains from portraying his characters as inner-city misfits but instead he characterizes them as average American teenagers who are caught in a situation in which they have no control.Doughboy is an average American teenager but his behavior is not that of an average teenager.Tré gets a 3-day suspension in school due to misbehavior after fighting a classmate.Tré's mother, when talking about the disciplinary problems with his teacher, Reva (played by Angela Bassett), shocks from the teacher by mentioning her education and Tré's father.