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Quincy Watson, after being unceremoniously dumped by his fiancée, pens a "how to" book on breaking up and becomes a best-selling author on the subject. Not wanting his male friends to suffer the same fate, he gives them advice on dumping their mates. A comedy of errors ensues. Written by
When it comes to getting dumped... He wrote the book.
14 May 2004 (USA)
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Also Known As:
The Break Up Handbook
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Opening Weekend USA: $5,088,577,
16 May 2004, Wide Release
Gross USA: $11,827,301, 20 June 2004
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
During the making of this movie, Jamie Foxx
had cut his hair for Ray
(2004). So in the final scene, Foxx is wearing a wig, which is why his hair looks so much longer. See more
When Quincy goes to Nicky's house to find her after he discovers that his cousin is marrying Rita. When he has the conversation with Amy her hair changes position between shots. See more
Hello, I'm Helen, Quincy's muse.
Oh. I'm Nicky, Quincy's girlfriend.
I'm Rita. I just screw him.
Referenced in The Getaway: Black Monday
I Know What You Want
Written by Ricardo Thomas, Busta Rhymes
(as Trevor Smith), Spliff Starr
(as William Lewis),
Roger McNair, Rah Digga
(as Rashia Fisher) and Baby Sham
(as Leroy Jones)
Performed by Busta Rhymes
featuring Mariah Carey
and The Flipmode Squad
Courtesy of J Records
Mariah Carey appears courtesy of The Island Def Jam Music Group
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises See more