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Strictly Business (1991)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  8 November 1991 (USA)
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Fun-loving Bobby is a mail boy in a big firm, but he has a trump card, his best friend Waymon, a "white" African-American who is almost a partner in the firm. They make a deal: Waymon will ... See full summary »

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Bobby
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Waymon
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Diedre (as Anne Marie Johnson)
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David
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Drake
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Monroe (as Sam Jackson)
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Paul Butler ...
Leroy Halloran
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Roland Halloran
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Larry
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Sheila
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Gary
Ira Wheeler ...
Mr. Atwell
Sarah Stavrou ...
Karen
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Storyline

Fun-loving Bobby is a mail boy in a big firm, but he has a trump card, his best friend Waymon, a "white" African-American who is almost a partner in the firm. They make a deal: Waymon will try to move Bobby to the trainee broker programme if he will help him meet Natalie, the girl of his dreams. There's only one problem, everyone will have to change... Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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A comedy about a kid who goes from the mailroom to the boardroom by improving relations between a mover & a shaker.

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Comedy | Romance

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8 November 1991 (USA)  »

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$7,683,267 (USA)
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Bobby Johnson: You know what, G? You are straight-up whiter than the *whitest* white man!
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References New Jack City (1991) See more »

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How to Flow
Performed by Nice & Smooth
Written by Darryl Barnes & Greg Mays
Courtesy of Def Jam/Sony Music
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good comedy
1 June 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Strictly Business is a good feel-good comedy movie. Tommy davidson and Joseph Phillips are awesome as an on-screen duo. Halle Berry looks good in this one. This movie is bombed by critics, but I think it's good. I recommend this to anybody and everybody who is a fan of comedy movies.

Overall the movie is really funny and really good. Rating 9 out of 10.


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