MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 6,118 this week

I'm Through with White Girls (The Inevitable Undoing of Jay Brooks) (2007)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  2007 (USA)
5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 780 users  
Reviews: 30 user | 9 critic

Jay Brooks is that black guy who digs indie rock, graphic novels, and dates white chicks. After a slew of bad break-ups, Jay gives up white women, "cold turkey," and he goes on a mission: "... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $3.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 314 titles
created 13 Jun 2011
 
a list of 3438 titles
created 06 Oct 2012
 
I
a list of 1248 titles
created 28 Nov 2012
 
a list of 489 titles
created 04 Feb 2013
 
a list of 632 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: I'm Through with White Girls (The Inevitable Undoing of Jay Brooks) (2007)

I'm Through with White Girls (The Inevitable Undoing of Jay Brooks) (2007) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

3 wins. See more awards »

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

White Girls (TV Series 2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

You might not know it, but white girls have problems too. Watch, learn, and sympathize.

Stars: Ashley Barron, Lindsay Bushman, Lizz Carter
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A sexy urban comedy about how a guy who is addicted to watching pornography discovers love is stronger than fantasy when he meets and falls in love with the girl of his dreams.

Director: Sudz Sutherland
Stars: Hill Harper, Marlyne Barrett, Mark Taylor
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

Marcus finds himself in love and married to not one woman, but two. Every man's fantasy right? Wrong! Due to odd circumstances Marcus is forced to live under one roof with both of his wives... See full summary »

Director: J. Jesses Smith
Stars: Cherie Johnson, Marcus Patrick, April Scott
Sugar Mommas (TV Movie 2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Sisters Sheila and Lynn have little in common except their love for sweets. In need of a change, they partner with their close friend Tommi to open a bakery.

Director: Roger Melvin
Stars: Thomas Mikal Ford, Ernestine Johnson, Thomas Ramseur-King
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Talented but perennially down-on-their-luck, Lester Niles, a struggling African American comedian, and Tony Chang, a struggling Asian American actor, are best friends in Hollywood pondering the age-old question, "Why Am I Doing This?"

Director: Tom Huang
Stars: Anthony Montgomery, Tom Huang, Sheetal Sheth
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A couple experiment with having an open relationship.

Director: Richard Wong
Stars: Lynn Chen, Parry Shen, Sheetal Sheth
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The Dark Party is a modern-day tale of looking for love in all the wrong faces. When two best friends Jeff (Kadeem Hardison) and Mike (Marcus Patrick) enlist the aid of a radio talk ... See full summary »

Director: Kadeem Hardison
Stars: Kadeem Hardison, Marcus Patrick, Eric Payne
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Director: Brin Hill
Stars: Rosanna Arquette, Grayson Boucher, Ludacris
Where's the Love? (TV Movie 2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

As two popular, married TV talk show hosts dispense relationship advice, their own marriage begins to crumble.

Director: Trey Haley
Stars: David Banner, Denise Boutte, Trina Braxton
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The big screen adaptation of Perry's stage play about the trials of marriage, and what happens to one family when a sexy young temptress arrives on the scene.

Director: Tyler Perry
Stars: Tyler Perry, Janet Jackson, Sharon Leal
Black Coffee (2014)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Robert (Henson) picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan (Dennis) enters into his life... See full summary »

Director: Mark Harris
Stars: Ashanna Bri, Christina De Leon, Gabrielle Dennis
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

It is the year 2306. Thirteen years have passed since Captain James T. Kirk was swept away by the Nexus, after saving the crew of the Enterprise-B. The remaining crew members of the ... See full summary »

Director: Tim Russ
Stars: Walter Koenig, Nichelle Nichols, Alan Ruck
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Jay Brooks
...
Matt McKenzie
...
Catherine Williamson
...
Drake Moore
...
J.C. Evans
...
Molly
...
Sam Moore
Esther Scott ...
Hester
...
James Evans
Ann Weldon ...
...
Jerri Moore
...
Candace
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sekou Andrews ...
Cousin #2
Gabrielle Castellini ...
Cindy
Cassandra Creech ...
Tamiko
Edit

Storyline

Jay Brooks is that black guy who digs indie rock, graphic novels, and dates white chicks. After a slew of bad break-ups, Jay gives up white women, "cold turkey," and he goes on a mission: "Operation Brown Sugar". But because Jay doesn't fit the "brotha" stereotype, he fails miserably with the "sistahs." Then he meets the dynamic Catherine, a misunderstood "Half-rican Canadian", who's as righteously quirky as he is. To win her heart, Jay must confront his fears as he realizes commitment is a bigger issue than race. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

It's not you. It's him.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, including some sexual references
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2007 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Jay Brooks: [trying to get Catherine to go out whith him] What you want me to beg?
Matt McKenzie: Yea well ok. Let's hear some begging.
Jay Brooks: Are you serious. I'll play along. What you want Mars Blackmon or James Brown?
Matt McKenzie: Ah a man of genre. I don't know you well enough for James Brown so Mars Blackmon.
Jay Brooks: Please baby baby please.
See more »

Connections

References She's Gotta Have It (1986) See more »

Soundtracks

Mr. Git It Mane
Written by Kashta Eneas
Performed by BlackSoultan Ad Infinitum
Produced by Chris "Soleternity" McGill
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
If the roles were reversed, I would run.......not smart
15 March 2011 | by (Boston) – See all my reviews

This movie throws in a few "white" thinkers but for most of the movie you are spent hearing about "black" centered logic and why it is different instead of being proud in being different. Valley girl references, "totally overrated" comments, NYT indifference (because, well maybe, it is white). This movie is wrong because it is color based (how many tired of black girls movies do you buy tickets for?).

There are a lot of white men tired of black woman. There are a lot of white women tired of black men. There are a lot of black women tired of black men and apparently there are a lot of black men tired of white women. There are a lot of black women tired of black men. There are a lot of black men tired of black women. I am not tired because my color does not wear me like it does for so many.

In the future, this will be cringe worthy but a sign of the embarrassing times. The plight of color in America needs to change and for black Americans to not join in with the guilt of white Americans handing on their blame game is perpetuating the problem. When you think only a color can understand you, I think you are missing the funny between both of us and the fact that white and black are colors.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
To The Real-Life 'Jays' + 'Catherines' Mocha_Bella
Why do people THINK they know what the movie is about by its title? lefthand87
Title doesn't do movie justice Cameosis
Race Baiting christopher-brenn
This Is My New Favorite Movie! I LOVED It!!!!!! Mocha_Bella
Interview with Jennifer Sharpe ian-1584

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?