Quincy Watson, after being unceremoniously dumped by his fiancée, pens a "how to" book on breaking up and becomes a best-selling author on the subject. Not wanting his male friends to suffer the same fate, he gives them advice on dumping their mates. A comedy of errors ensues.
When it comes to getting dumped... He wrote the book.
Did You Know?
During the making of this movie, Jamie Foxx
had cut his hair for Ray
(2004). So in the final scene, Foxx is wearing a wig, which is why his hair looks so much longer. See more
After Quincy falls onto the cake he gets up to chase after Nicky. The back of his shirt is completely clean with no sign of any frosting from the cake. See more
Hello, I'm Helen, Quincy's muse.
Oh. I'm Nicky, Quincy's girlfriend.
I'm Rita. I just screw him.
Referenced in The Getaway: Black Monday
Down n tha Dirty
Written by Anthony Hatchett, Joe Kent, Mark Williams and Dale Pearson
Performed by Pretty Tony
Courtesy of J Records See more
14 May 2004 (USA)
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Also Known As:
The Break Up Handbook
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Opening Weekend USA: $5,088,577,
16 May 2004
Gross USA: $12,264,319
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $12,544,254
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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