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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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Did You Know?

Trivia

The Cadillac that the "Jokers" use is actually owned by Ice Cube's bodyguard. See more »

Goofs

When the man comes to return the scratched CD at Pinky's, the disc in the close-up is different from the one he was holding up previously. See more »

Quotes

Roach: [At the Jokers house door] Knock.
Day-Day: You want me to knock?
Roach: Well knock.
[Day-Day knocks at the door slightly]
Roach: You're acting like a little bitch right now man, they're not gonna hear that, the music is playing.
Day-Day: Excuse me partner, that was a fuckin' ghetto knock I just did.
Roach: I'm gonna show you how to knock on a door.
Day-Day: Hey, hey no stop.
Baby Joker: [Inside the house when Roach is banging on their door with his feet] Yeah, rub that shit.
Joker: [He hears Roach banging his door and get's his gun] I hear something? Fuckin' shit....
[...]
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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 »

Connections

References Poetic Justice (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Tell Me Something Good
Written by Stevie Wonder
Performed by Rufus featuring Chaka Khan
Courtesy of MCA Records
Under license from Universal Music Special Markets
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User Reviews

 
Some good belly laughs
11 April 2000 | by cynicalmusicianSee all my reviews

It is not easy to sit through the whole movie and expect a plot or anything to say for that matter. However, there are some seriously funny things that you can't help but laugh at. Depending on what vain you see the movie in and what you're looking for, your response will vary. But if you just take it as that there are some things that will make you hysterically laugh then by all means, see this movie.


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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:

$14,465,156, 16 January 2000

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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