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Friday After Next (2002)

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 »

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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 Eve they team up to track him down. Written by PhatBleek

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

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22 November 2002 (USA)  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

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$13,010,767 (USA) (22 November 2002)

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$32,983,713 (USA) (7 February 2003)
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Trivia

At the party, Craig (Ice Cube) is holding a bucket that reads, "It's better to give than receive," which is a reference to what Bernie Mac's character said in the original 'Friday,' (1995) when he attempts to smoke marijuana with "Craig" & "Smokey." See more »

Goofs

When Willie goes down stairs to use the bathroom he knocks of ms. pearly's door, she says all right two times but the second time she says it her lips don't move. See more »

Quotes

Craig Jones: So all we gonna do is take it easy, make this money, you gonna watch yo temper.
Day-Day: I ain't gotta watch shit.
Craig Jones: You gonna treat people right, talk to people right. You can get yo ass kicked out here real quick.
Day-Day: So? I don't care nothin' about that. Don't nobody be gettin' outta hand.
Craig Jones: And I ain't gettin' into no shit because of you.
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The name of the editor (who "cut" the film) gets cut in half with a chainsaw. See more »

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References National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989) See more »

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Hilarious!!!
25 November 2002 | by (Baltimore, Maryland) – See all my reviews

When I saw the coming attractions while going to see "Brown Sugar", I knew that I had to go and see this movie. Craig (Ice Cube) and his cousin Day-Day (Mike Epps) are back for another installment in the "Friday" series. This time the boys are in South Central and getting ready to celebrate Christmas...until a burgular dressed like Santa Claus (Rickey Smiley) robs the boys and getting away with their rent money and presents. Craig and Day-Day then apply for jobs as security guards when their evil landlady, Miss Pearly (Bebe Drake), demands the rent money in advance or she'll let loose her burly son Damon (Terry Crews), who has spent 12 years in prison and now likes men. As they adjust to their new job, Craig becomes interested in the sexy Donna (K.D. Aubert) who works at her pimped-out boyfriend's department store. Also featured in the movie are Craig parents (John Witherspoon and Anna Maria Horsford), Uncle Elroy (Don "D.C." Curry), Pinky (Clifton Powell) and even Chico the dog who wreaked havoc on Craig and Day-Day in "Next Friday".

This movie was so hilarious and topped the second installment but could never surpass the original "Friday" simply because of Chris Tucker who played Craig's best friend Smokey. I will definitely go and see this movie again and again until its available to own on DVD. Maybe if there's a fourth "Friday" Chris Tucker can join Ice Cube and the hilarious Mike Epps. I would love to see those three together.


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