Albert Hughes

Along with twin brother director Allen Hughes, he directed Menace II Society and other "gritty" (as they say) stuff.

American Pimp (1999) -- Co-directed with Allen Hughes. Pretty great documentary about pimps. At one time a comedy and a horror movie (as in "how horrible!"). The subject matter is people who are as charming and funny as they are disgusting. Pretty much needs to be seen. B

From Hell (2001) -- Co-directed with Allen Hughes. A pretty mediocre movie about Jack the Ripper. C

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