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Next Friday (2000)

R | | Comedy | 12 January 2000 (USA)
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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.

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

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the suburbs make the hood look good

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

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12 January 2000 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$9,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$57,176,582 (USA) (12 May 2000)
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Trivia

Only four characters from the first film appear in this one: Craig, Mr. Jones, Debo, and Stanley. See more »

Goofs

When Joker discovers that money is missing he has his shirt off. He tells the women to leave and hurries them along in that seen he has his shirt on and when he goes back inside he has his shirt off. 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.
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Crazy Credits

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

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References Love Connection (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Friday
Written by Krayzie Bone (as A. Henderson), Vachik Aghaniats (as V. Aghaniats), S. Balasanyan,
Jimmy Jam (as J. Harris) and Terry Lewis (as T. Lewis)
Performed by Krayzie Bone featuring Lyric
Produced by Vachik Aghaniats & Super Sako
Krazie Bone appears courtesy of Ruthless Records
Contains interpolations from "Saturday Love"
Written by Jimmy Jam (as James Harris) and Terry Lewis
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Hope the crackakillers pay well, or its back to the ghetto you go!

First off: Why is Craig smoking? Why is Craig pimping? Why is Craig beating up Pinky? Where are the good Female Characters? Where is Smokey? Where is F. Gary Gray? Why is Craig's dad poop gag (good in the first one) so played out? Why is Baby D a rip-off of Felicia? Why is day-day's gf a rip-off of Craig's gf in Friday? Why is the soundtrack not as good as the first one? Why, in spite of all this, it's still funny!!!! If you haven't seen/don't like Friday, check it out. It's cliched (fat girl, crazy white guys, crazy mexican guys) but it's pretty good. 7/10


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