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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 ...
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Joker
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Lil Joker
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Baby Joker
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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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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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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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The Cadillac that the "jokers" use is actually owned by Ice Cubes bodyguard See more »

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When Uncle Elroy is trying to free Day Day and Roach by cutting the duct tape, the tape already has a significantly large cut before Elroy even begins to cut it. See more »

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Uncle Elroy: Hey Day-Day, that crazy bitch out there again!
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Spoofs Trading Places (1983) See more »

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You Dropped a Bomb on Me
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"I'm an Aztec Warrior, aaahhaa!!"
15 December 2000 | by (the suburbs) – See all my reviews

That's my favorite of many funny lines from the Joker Bros. in NEXT FRIDAY. Jacob Vargas was hilarious, and he's been in a lot of other good movies like AIRBORNE, CRIMSON TIDE, MY FAMILY, GET SHORTY, SELENA, and ROMY AND MICHELLE. Justin Pierce was also another funny character, one most kids like me could identify with (white boy from the 'burbs who loves skateboarding but can't skate for crap). It's sad that he's no longer with us. Ice Cube is a talented guy, and he did the best (or worst) he could with his character, but it wasn't a shining role like it was in FRIDAY. The family (Uncle Elroy, Day-Day, Suga, Mr. Jones) got a little annoying at times. The "biches" (Joker's women) were very hot, and Lisa Rodriguez had a smart female character, something not seen much in movies like these. Also, the return of Tom "Tiny" Lister Jr.'s character was unnecessary. It was built up nicely, but the delivery sucked.

"Whites in hot, colors in cold, ese!"


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