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Friday (1995)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  26 April 1995 (USA)
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Craig and Smokey are two guys in Los Angeles hanging out on their porch on a Friday afternoon, smoking and drinking, looking for something to do. Encounters with neighbors and other friends... See full summary »

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Craig and Smokey are two guys in Los Angeles hanging out on their porch on a Friday afternoon, smoking and drinking, looking for something to do. Encounters with neighbors and other friends over the course of the day and night, and their ensuing antics, make up the rest of the movie. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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a lot can go down between thursday and saturday...

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Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive strong language and drug use, and for a brutal fight | See all certifications »

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26 April 1995 (USA)  »

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Friday  »

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Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$27,900,000 (USA)
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Chris Rock and Tommy Davidson were considered for the role of Smokey. See more »

Goofs

When Craig runs in his room to get his gun, Craig's dad comes through the door... when the camera moves to Craig, you can see his Dad's shadow on the door through the mirror. But when his Dad moves it's still there. See more »

Quotes

Craig Jones: I felt sorry for Smokey, 'cause peer pressure is a motherfucker.
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Connections

Referenced in Strange Wilderness (2008) See more »

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Hoochie Mama
Performed by 2 Live Crew
Written by Luther Campbell (as L. Campbell), Mr. Mixx (as D. Hobbs), Brother Marquis (as M. Ross), and Fresh Kid Ice (as C. Wong Won)
Courtesy of Luke Records
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One of the funniest films of the decade
12 February 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Friday is a movie that is a different look at life in the hood. Mainly a look at what can go down between Thursday and Saturday with an ensemble of characters that are as funny as you can get with so much marijuana.

It is mainly thanks to the breakthrough performance by Chris Tucker as Smokee; the paranoid, conieving and hilarious friend of Craig (played by Ice Cube) which brings this movie to its great lengths. Along with a great back plot, a great cast and funny scenes, this film deserves a place in the movie history for the 90's.


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