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The Best Man Holiday (2013)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  15 November 2013 (USA)
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When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.

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When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.

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Times change. Friendship doesn't.

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Rated R for language, sexual content and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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15 November 2013 (USA)  »

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The Best Man 2  »

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$17,000,000 (estimated)

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$30,107,555 (USA) (15 November 2013)

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$70,492,685 (USA) (3 January 2014)
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When the lead male characters sing Can You Stand The Rain to the female characters, their reactions are genuine as the director didn't tell the ladies which song would be sung to them. See more »

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After Harper convinces Lance he should pray about playing, as he walks out someone opens the door for him. See more »

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Candace: I'm just saying, Jordan's good people, you should get to know her.
Robyn: What's to know? She's career-obsessed and lives on her BlackBerry.
Candace: True, but she's not some ideal from a piece of fiction. Now, her man, on the other hand, is iconic. Mmm. If I went that way, that's what I'd get. A tall, vanilla swagger latte. I like, I like, I like.
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Follows The Best Man (1999) See more »

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Christmas, I'll Be Steppin
Written by R. Kelly (as Robert S. Kelly)
Performed by R. Kelly
Courtesy of RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment
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I'm Sure You Heard the Phrase, "Grown Folk's Business"
18 November 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Best Man's Holiday, is a timely-well written and acted movie. It touches on so many social issues people are going through in the now. It is surprising how emotional involved you will be caught up in scenes. It's a roller coaster of highly amusing moments on second, followed by an altar call of your conscience reflecting on unresolved past issues the next. The movie will have you unexpectedly grabbing for popcorn salt covered napkins to use on tear ducts, then laughing so hard followed with, "what if -, thank you, goodness (smirk)…,you have got to be kidding me and oh YES (I know that's right)," moments. And then more need of those crumpled salt and oil napkins you discarded in the empty popcorn bowl.

So warning! Save your eyes, bring tissue and make sure the cell phone is charged. You'll be calling family and friends after seeing this movie. You may end up seeing them sooner than you thought possible or vowed ever to do again.


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