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The movie Friday is a comedy but it also depicts many important social issues The story is set in the city of Los Angelos California in what could be called a high class ghetto The main theme of the movie is about a young black man who looses his job and is influenced by his best friend to smoke marijuana The movie also shows the relationships of his family and other members of his neighborhood With a zany cast of characters and a hilarious script this movie touches on everything from gang violence to the use of drugs crime guns relationships sex and life in the ghetto Because of all these issues I found this an interesting movie with a wide variety of topics to address Marijuana has been around for a long time Its use is once again becoming popular Although its not legal many people use it socially and for medicinal purposes The Hollywood elite smoke it Musicians such as Dr Dre and the Black Crows celebrate its use Television shows like Saturday Night Live and Kids In the Hall depict it as harmless fun Marijuana fashion has grown into a ten million dollar industry with the seven branch marijuana leaf showing up on caps T-shirts earrings and tattoos Studies show that after a decade of declining drug use marijuana use has increased sharply among school students and college students in the last two years Duschbaun 8 In the movie Friday rap star Ice Cube plays the character Craig Craig has never smoked marijuana However his best friend Smokey smokes marijuana everyday Craig looses his job leaving him home all day with nothing to do to occupy his time He just hangs out in the neighborhood with his friends Smokey tries to convince Craig to try some marijuana At first Craig doesnt want to Smokey is persistent He points out to Craig that he doesnt have to work and doesnt
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