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Beauty Shop (2005)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  30 March 2005 (USA)
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Gina is a hairstylist who opens up a beauty shop full of employees and customers more interested in speaking their minds than getting a cut.

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You thought you'd heard it all in the barbershop, but you haven't heard anything yet - the women get their own chance to shampoo, shine, and speak their minds in Beauty Shop. Written by MGM Studios

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Rated PG-13 on appeal for sexual material, language and brief drug references | See all certifications »

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30 March 2005 (USA)  »

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Salón de belleza  »

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$12,801,465 (USA) (1 April 2005)

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$48,030 (South Africa) (10 June 2005)
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Trivia

Was originally suppose to be a third part to the popular barbershop series but formed it's own title soon after. See more »

Goofs

Ms. Josephine corrects Chanel's pronunciation of Maya Angelou's name after she herself uses that same pronunciation to refer to Maya. See more »

Quotes

James: [Ida's dancing] Don't shake that baby loose.
Gina Norris: Yeah, we'll get hit with indecency charges up in here.
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Referenced in The Oprah Winfrey Show: Episode dated 25 March 2005 (2005) See more »

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Performed by Sara Devine
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8 September 2005 | by (Laguna Hills, CA) – See all my reviews

I am not black. I am not a woman. I have never had a weave or extensions, and I try to stay out of the ghetto as much as possible.

Yet I got a kick out of Beauty Shop for some reason???

The script itself is not all that strong, but the performances by QL and the rest of the ensemble cast are watchable and engaging.

Props to Kevin Bacon. His outrageous and flamboyant Jorge' is a nice departure from his other roles and he comes across as quite convincing in the part.

The movie only gets 3 stars from me because the storyline is quite conventional and played out. However, for the most part the jokes are funny and the actors deliver them nicely.... so tack on an extra star for that.

While it won't win any awards, "Beauty Shop" is pure mindless fun.


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