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Friday (1995)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 26 April 1995 (USA)
Two homies, Smokey and Craig, smoke a dope dealer's weed and try to figure a way to get the $200 they owe to the dealer by 10 p.m. that same night. In that time, they smoke more weed and get jacked and shot at in a drive-by.

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Storyline

Craig and Smokey are two guys in Los Angeles hanging out on their porch on a Friday afternoon, smoking and 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

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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)  »

Also Known As:

Petak  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$27,900,000 (USA)
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Trivia

The movie was filmed in 126th Street between Halldale and Normandie in South Los Angeles, California. See more »

Goofs

When Smokey and Craig are chasing little Chris, there is a shadow on his right hand from the camera. See more »

Quotes

Big Worm: Can't have shit I'm closed, Fat Boy.
Kid #1: Then give me my money back.
Big Worm: My money.
Kid #1: Mama.
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Connections

Referenced in The Night Shift: Trust Issues (2016) See more »

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Hittin' Corners
Performed by K-Dee
Written by K-Dee and Shaquil Taja-Allah
Courtesy of Lench Mob Records
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Hilarious ride from star to end.
1 October 1999 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

This is probably one of the best modern comedies. Chris Tucker is great as Smokey, and Ice Cube is great as Craig. The movie starts off perfectly, and ends the same way. It's a very believable film, and is definitely worth a watch.


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