6.1/10
27,092
84 user 55 critic

Next Friday (2000)

R | | Comedy | 12 January 2000 (USA)
Trailer
1:48 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Video

ON DISC
Uncle Elroy and Day Day owe money on taxes so Craig finds a way to steal from the next door neighbors to pay off the taxes so Uncle Elroy's house doesn't get put up for auction.

Director:

Writers:

(characters), (characters) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
Popularity
2,358 ( 210)
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Craig and Day Day have finally moved out of their parents houses and into their own crib. The cousins work nights at a local mall as security guards. When their house is robbed on Christmas... See full summary »

Director: Marcus Raboy
Stars: Ice Cube, Mike Epps, John Witherspoon
Friday (1995)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

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 ten p.m. that same night. In that time, they smoke more weed and get jacked and shot at in a drive-by.

Director: F. Gary Gray
Stars: Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long
How High (2001)
Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Two guys by the name of Silas and Jamal decided to one day smoke something magical, which eventually helps them to ace their college entrance exam.

Director: Jesse Dylan
Stars: Method Man, Redman, Obba Babatundé
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Follows the lives of three young males living in the Crenshaw ghetto of Los Angeles, dissecting questions of race, relationships, violence and future prospects.

Director: John Singleton
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Laurence Fishburne, Hudhail Al-Amir
Barbershop (2002)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A day in the life of a South Side Chicago barbershop.

Director: Tim Story
Stars: Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer, Eve
Juice (1992)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Four inner-city teenagers get caught up in the pursuit of power and happiness, which they refer to as "the juice".

Director: Ernest R. Dickerson
Stars: Omar Epps, Tupac Shakur, Jermaine 'Huggy' Hopkins
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A bounty hunter chases and catches suspects all over Miami . He ends up getting shot at and start to second guess his job as a bounty hunter . While he feels he need to be making more and ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Bray
Stars: Ice Cube, Mike Epps, Tommy Flanagan
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A young street hustler attempts to escape the rigors and temptations of the ghetto in a quest for a better life.

Directors: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes
Stars: Tyrin Turner, Larenz Tate, June Kyoto Lu
Above the Rim (1994)
Crime | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Story of a promising high school basketball star and his relationships with two brothers, one a drug dealer and the other a former basketball star fallen on hard times and now employed as a security guard.

Director: Jeff Pollack
Stars: Duane Martin, Tupac Shakur, Leon
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

"Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking your Juice in the Hood" is a parody of several U.S. films about being in the 'Hood', for instance "Boyz n the Hood", "South Central", "... See full summary »

Director: Paris Barclay
Stars: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans
Half Baked (1998)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The story of three not so bright men who come up with a series of crazy schemes to get a friend out of jail.

Director: Tamra Davis
Stars: Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Díaz, Jim Breuer
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Why not spend another day with the crew at Calvin's shop in the South Side of Chicago?

Director: Kevin Rodney Sullivan
Stars: Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer, Eve
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Justin Pierce ...
Roach
...
...
...
Joker
...
Lil Joker
...
Baby Joker
Lisa Rodríguez ...
Karla (as Lisa Rodriguez)
...
Deebo (as Tommy 'Tiny' Lister Jr.)
...
Suga (as Kym E. Whitley)
...
Mrs. Ho-Kym
...
D'wana
The Lady of Rage ...
Baby D' (as Robin Allen)
...
Girl #1
Edit

Storyline

Debo has escaped from prison and is looking to get revenge on Craig. So Craig's dad takes him to Rancho Cucamonga to hide out with his Uncle Elroy and cousin Day-Day, who moved to the suburbs after winning the lottery. But once he gets there, Craig and Day-Day have a set of suburban misadventures that make his South Central experiences look tame. Written by <jgp3553@excite.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

the suburbs make the hood look good

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language, drug use and sexual content | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 January 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Friday 2  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$9,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,918,226 (USA) (14 January 2000)

Gross:

$57,176,582 (USA) (12 May 2000)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

'Chris Tucker' did not reprise his role of Smokey from the original film because he'd become a born again Christian after filming Money Talks (1997) and chose to do the Rush Hour series instead. He is referenced to throughout the film and explains the absence of the Smokey character. See more »

Goofs

When Roach is feeding Chico the pot brownie, he shoves it against the gate with his left hand, when it shows Chico eating it, Roach is now shoving it with his right hand. See more »

Quotes

Joker: [after realizing his bedroom door is locked]
[using his date's butt as a mouth]
Joker: No more locked doors! Gracias.
See more »

Crazy Credits

As the main titles form out of smoke, Ice Cube and DJ Pooh comment on them. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Shot Caller: From Videos to Features (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Juicy Fruit
Written by Mtume
Performed by Mtume
Courtesy of Epic Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Close, but not quite there.
5 June 2000 | by (Minnesota) – See all my reviews

You have to give Ice Cube credit. He tried to make a good sequel, but somehow it didn't quite work. It was close though, and fairly funny.

At one point, in narration, Craig says, "I sure miss Smokey."

We do too.


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
100 things I learned from next friday alexweiss3
The delivery guy? Professor_Fate_86
Hot Sauce On My Burrito Baby! lofer33
plot hole? mujo_c_88
Rancho Cucamonga location? Where was scene shot? anthony_california2000
what did the jokers say thebigman620
Discuss Next Friday (2000) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?