Lawrence Smith (III)

Soundtrack | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Blood Diamond (2006) | Straight Outta Compton (2015) | Boyz n the Hood (1991)
AKA 
Lawrence H. Smith

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Past Film & Video (26 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Straight Outta ComptonStraight Outta Compton Writer ("Jam-Master Jay")  Less 2015 $28MM $161MM / $202MM
  • Primary photo for Fresh DressedFresh Dressed Writer ("Sucker MC's")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for 19871987 Writer ("It's Like That")  Less 2014 CAD 4.5MM
  • Primary photo for Ping Pong SummerPing Pong Summer Writer ("Friends")  Less 2014 $26K / —
  • Primary photo for The We and the IThe We and the I Writer ("It's Like That")  Less 2012 $28K / —
  • Primary photo for Something from Nothing: The Art of RapSomething from Nothing: The Art of Rap Writer ("The Breaks")  Less 2012 $288K / —
  • Primary photo for It's Kind of a Funny StoryIt's Kind of a Funny Story Writer ("The Breaks")  Less 2010 $8MM $6.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for NotoriousNotorious Writer ("The Breaks")  Less 2009 $20MM $37MM / —
  • Primary photo for Illegal TenderIllegal Tender Writer ("Friends")  Less 2007 $8MM $3.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for El cantanteEl cantante Writer ("Five Minutes of Funk")  Less 2006 $7.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Blood DiamondBlood Diamond Writer ("From tha Streetz")  Less 2006 $100MM $57MM / $171MM
  • Primary photo for The Longest YardThe Longest Yard Soundtrack ("Oh")  Less 2005 $82MM $158MM / $190MM
  • Primary photo for Friday After NextFriday After Next Writer ("Freaks Come Out At Night")  Less 2002 $10MM $33MM / —
  • Primary photo for Scooby-DooScooby-Doo Writer ("Freaks Come Out at Night")  Less 2002 $84MM $153MM / $99MM
  • Primary photo for GlitterGlitter Writer ("Freaks Come Out At Night")  Less 2001 $22MM $4.3MM / $5.3MM
  • Primary photo for ScratchScratch Writer ("Sucker MCs (Krush Groove 1)")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Dude, Where's My Car?Dude, Where's My Car? Writer ("Bubble Bunch")  Less 2000 $13MM $47MM / $73MM
  • Primary photo for Light My Fire: Ray Manzarek - A Return to the Whisky a Go GoLight My Fire: Ray Manzarek - A Return to the Whisky a Go Go (Video) Director, Editor, Executive Producer  Less 2000 $100K
  • Primary photo for Price of GloryPrice of Glory Writer ("Roving Gangster (Rollin')") (as L. Smith)  Less 2000 $18MM $3.4MM / $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for Soul FoodSoul Food Writer ("The Breaks")  Less 1997 $7.5MM $43MM / —
  • Primary photo for B*A*P*SB*A*P*S Writer ("Get Your Groove On")  Less 1997 $7.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Jerky BoysThe Jerky Boys Writer ("Dial a Jam")  Less 1995 $7.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for CB4CB4 Writer ("King of Rock")  Less 1993 $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Boyz n the HoodBoyz n the Hood Writer ("Sucker M.C.'s") (as L. Smith)  Less 1991 $6.5MM $58MM / —
  • Primary photo for Krush GrooveKrush Groove Writer ("King of Rock", "It's Like That", "Can You Rock It Like This", "You're Blind") (as L. Smith)  Less 1985 $3MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for No One Here Gets Out Alive: A Tribute to Jim MorrisonNo One Here Gets Out Alive: A Tribute to Jim Morrison (Video) Executive Producer  Less 1981
Past Television (4 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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