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First Sunday (2008)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 11 January 2008 (USA)
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Durell Washington and LeeJohn Jackson are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When Durell learns that his ex-girlfriend plans to move to another state with their son Durell Jr.--unless they can get her $17,000 to pay off a debt-- and so Durell and LeeJohn ultimately comes up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. But when the duo fumbles their way through the break-in, they discover someone has beaten them to the punch. In order to get their hands on the money, Durell and LeeJohn are forced to spend the night in the presence of the Lord and his followers--and end up getting a lot more than they bargained for. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Keep the faith. Steal the rest.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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Rated PG-13 for language, some sexual humor, and brief drug references | See all certifications »

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11 January 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Apateones tis plakas  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$17,714,821 (USA) (11 January 2008)

Gross:

$37,931,869 (USA) (22 February 2008)
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Trivia

Tracy Morgan claims that he cannot go to jail because they will "make me a woman", in The Longest Yard, Morgan plays an inmate that dresses and acts like a woman. See more »

Goofs

When Lee John gets rubbed down with baby oil, he says that he is a Leo, implying he knows when his birthday is. When everyone's eating chicken in the church, he later says he's never had a birthday party because he doesn't know when his birthday is. See more »

Quotes

LeeJohn: [to Judge] If I go back to jail they gonna make me a woman!
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References Pimp My Ride (2004) See more »

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Rev'd Up
Written and Performed by Bob Johnson
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User Reviews

 
Very Funny, Entertaining Movie!
1 October 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

We thoroughly enjoyed every minute of this movie! Excellent, amazing cast; talented, creative writers; hilarious scenes - and yet heartfelt at times. Ice Cube and Tracy Morgan are GREAT together - we laughed at their funny dialog and rooted for them/felt empathy for them in their acts of financial desperation. Katt Williams is a scene stealer! (The slick editing of his character's hilarious scenes/lines is absolutely brilliant!) We've seen several funny movies starring Ice Cube but this one is our favorite so far. This movie is very underrated. Highly recommend to anyone who enjoys great comedy! We will definitely watch this movie again!


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