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Next Friday (2000)

R | | Comedy | 12 January 2000 (USA)
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Uncle Elroy and Day Day owe money on taxes so Craig finds a way to steal from the next door neighbors to pay off the taxes so Uncle Elroy's house doesn't get put up for auction.

Director:

Steve Carr

Writers:

Ice Cube (characters), DJ Pooh (characters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ice Cube ... Craig Jones
Mike Epps ... Day-Day
Justin Pierce ... Roach
John Witherspoon ... Mr. Jones
Don 'D.C.' Curry ... Uncle Elroy
Jacob Vargas ... Joker
Lobo Sebastian ... Lil Joker
Rolando Molina ... Baby Joker
Lisa Rodríguez Lisa Rodríguez ... Karla (as Lisa Rodriguez)
Tommy 'Tiny' Lister ... Deebo (as Tommy 'Tiny' Lister Jr.)
Kym Whitley ... Suga (as Kym E. Whitley)
Amy Hill ... Mrs. Ho-Kym
Tamala Jones ... D'wana
The Lady of Rage ... Baby D' (as Robin Allen)
Carmen Serano ... Girl #1
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Storyline

Debo has escaped from prison and is looking to get revenge on Craig. So Craig's dad takes him to Rancho Cucamonga to hide out with his Uncle Elroy and cousin Day-Day, who moved to the suburbs after winning the lottery. But once he gets there, Craig and Day-Day have a set of suburban misadventures that make his South Central experiences look tame. Written by <jgp3553@excite.com>

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Taglines:

the suburbs make the hood look good

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language, drug use and sexual content | See all certifications »

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Details

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

12 January 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Friday 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$16,918,226, 16 January 2000, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$57,328,603

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$59,827,328
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Michael Rapaport plays a mailman in this movie and portrayed a skinhead 5 years earlier in Higher Learning (1995) also starring Ice Cube. See more »

Goofs

The address on the tax notice and the address on the mailbox is different. See more »

Quotes

Uncle Elroy: [Suga falls on Craig's lap, face down] Negro, what the hell you doing with my woman?
Craig: I don't know. I must have... shit.
Uncle Elroy: Suga? What the hell you doing with my nephew?
Suga: I'm sorry, baby. I thought it was you.
Uncle Elroy: Come on, baby. I'm faded, feeling X-rated. It's Mr. Nasty Time.
Suga: Mr. Nasty Time!
Uncle Elroy: Mr. Nasty Time. But take it easy on my back.
[to Craig]
Uncle Elroy: Make yourself at home, nephew.
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Crazy Credits

As the main titles form out of smoke, Ice Cube and DJ Pooh comment on them. See more »

Alternate Versions

The DVD edition uses stills from a cut scene from the film (of Stanley and an unnamed woman, meeting at Rancho Cucamonga with a relator, who was credited for appearing in the movie, despite not being in the final cut) during its menus. Yet, this scene is not included on the disc in any form other than those still pictures. See more »

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References The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) See more »

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Written by Jalil Hutchins and Larry Smith
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Close, but not quite there.
5 June 2000 | by Banky-4See all my reviews

You have to give Ice Cube credit. He tried to make a good sequel, but somehow it didn't quite work. It was close though, and fairly funny.

At one point, in narration, Craig says, "I sure miss Smokey."

We do too.


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