I was bored, tired of watching brain-numbing foolishness on the television. So what could I do and where could I go? Carib 5 of course! The Carib, the iconic building in the heart of Cross Roads, Kingston, owned by the Palace Amusement Co. (1921) Ltd., holds sentimental value for many Kingstonians and Jamaicans on a whole.
Written by Perry Henzell and Trevor Rhone, and produced and directed by Perry Henzell, The Harder They Come became Jamaica’s most popular low-budget feature film, and now an iconic Jamaican product worldwide in the 38 years after its release.