Aspiring rapper Jamie Kennedy struggles with the "hardships" of being male, upper class and white in this engaging satire. After his gubernatorial candidate father hires two clueless black actors to pose as gangsters, Kennedy gets a dubious lesson about life in the hood. But when the trio is kidnapped by real thugs, they must use their questionable street savvy to survive. Taye Diggs, Ryan O'Neal and the voice of Snoop Dogg co-star. 86 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital Surround; audio commentary; deleted scenes; alternate ending.