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Nappily Ever After (2018)

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Violet Jones tired of waiting for her longtime boyfriend to propose, breaks up with him. But old feelings, and heaps of jealousy, no doubt, arise when he promptly begins dating another woman.

Director:

Haifaa Al-Mansour
1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sanaa Lathan ... Violet
Ricky Whittle ... Clint
Lyriq Bent ... Will
Lynn Whitfield ... Pauletta
Ernie Hudson ... Richard
Daria Johns ... Zoe
Camille Guaty ... Wendy
Brittany S. Hall ... Natasha
Terry Serpico ... Bill
Jen Harper ... Aunt Yvette
Danielle Lyn ... Alicia
George Wallace ... Driver
John Salley ... Tyson Edwards
RonReaco Lee ... Gerard
Bo Yokely ... Chris
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Storyline

Violet Jones (Lathan) doesn't realize it at first but she's dismayed by her superficial, "perfect" life. She has everything she thought she'd need - a successful career, friends and a boyfriend who is a handsome doctor (Whittle). When her fairy tale begins to unravel, so does she. This movie shows what a beautiful, smart, successful woman can do when she starts to look inward instead of outward! Written by Kim Poulton

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Taglines:

Let yourself grow.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Sanaa Lathan cut her hair off in real life during filming. See more »

Quotes

Violet: Listen, women can wear weaves if they want to. They can straighten their hair if they want to. It's a choice. There's nothing wrong with that. But we also need them to know that there is beauty in their natural hair.
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Soundtracks

Lose Yourself To The Groove
Written by Dee Rhodes and Oli J Shaheer
Performed by The APX
Courtesy of Clint Music Publishing
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Fantastic
22 September 2018 | by mrslathan09See all my reviews

Great! Sanaa Lathan is great! She does an excellent job depicting how women fall under so much pressure to be perfect. Black women are often stereotyped on how their hair looks and put in a box. This movie is funny and has a good plot. I recommend it


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 September 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Nappily Ever After See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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