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Jumping the Broom (2011)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  6 May 2011 (USA)
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Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.

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Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual content | See all certifications »

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$6,600,000 (estimated)

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$15,215,487 (USA) (6 May 2011)

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$37,295,394 (USA) (24 June 2011)
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When Aunt Geneva is singing "sexual healing," Sebastian puts his hand on Shonda's thigh. She takes it off and puts it on his own thigh, but in the next shot his arm is resting on the top of his chair. See more »

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Mrs. Watson: Well, if the sofa hasn't been repossessed, please find yourself on it, tonight.
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Referenced in Think Like a Man (2012) See more »

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Written by Ludacris (as Christopher Bridges), Snoop Dogg (as Calvin Broadus), D.J. Khaled (as Khaled Khaled), Johnny Mollings, Leonardo Mollings, Faheem Najm and Rick Ross (as William Roberts)
Performed by D.J. Khaled featuring Faheem Najm (as T-Pain)
Courtesy of EOne Entertainment and Courtesy of Jive Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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This was a great movie!
7 May 2011 | by (america) – See all my reviews

Great movie!!! My family and I enjoyed every minute of the movie. The storyline was great and so was the cast. It was wonderful how Bishop Jakes was able to bring together a cast with such a wide range of personalities and mesh them together into a seamless masterpiece. Veteran actors like Bassett, Devine, and Mitchell brought depth to the movie, while others like Epps,Smith, and Patton brought fun and freshness. If I had to define the type of movie this was, I'd say it was a comedy with a twist;a twist of romance and drama. And although it was great to laugh, I think the overarching message that LOVE prevails had the most impact.


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