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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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Storyline

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)  »

Also Known As:

Petak  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$27,900,000 (USA)
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Trivia

In the flashback scene where Smokey is in the car with Hector and his friend, two men can be seen sitting on a block wall in the background. The men were residents of the neighborhood who wanted to be difficult towards the production staff, knowing they couldn't tell them what to do on their property. They remained in the shot despite offers from the staff which included compensation or a walk-on role in the film. See more »

Goofs

Near the start, when Craig, Dana and Mrs Jones are round the table, when Dana is sorting her stuff out on the table, keep an eye on the bottom left corner of the screen on the floor. In the hallway there is a shadow. This is definitely not Dana's shadow because the shadow does not match her movements. See more »

Quotes

Smokey: Older the berry, the sweeter the juice.
Craig Jones: Man, it's the blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice.
Smokey: Yeah, well she blacker than a motherfucker too.
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Connections

Referenced in Tosh.0: Hoodrat Kid (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Friday Night
Performed by Scarface featuring CJ Mac
Written by Scarface (as B. Jordan), CJ Mac (as B. Ross), and J. Johnson
Courtesy of Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe Records
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User Reviews

 
One of the best !!! : Yaclubhouse
24 November 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Friday.

This is a film about life in the hood from a comedian's point of view, you watch Craig (Ice Cube) and Smokey (Chris Tucker) tackle drug dealers the local bully and some fine women in this hilarious comedy, Craig is a troubled young man who doesn't no what he want's in life and Smokey is a pot head with very little worry's apart from weed and going to the toilet. I highly recommend this to anyone with nothing to do.

This is one of Chris Tuckers best performances. This is Ice Cubes best performance. Look out for Next Friday and The Friday After Next.

A lot can go down between Friday and Saturday.


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