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Boo! A Madea Halloween (2016)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Horror | 21 October 2016 (USA)
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Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a haunted Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, ghouls and zombies while keeping a watchful eye on a group of misbehaving teens.

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Tyler Perry

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Tyler Perry
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tyler Perry ... Madea / Joe / Brian
Cassi Davis ... Aunt Bam
Patrice Lovely ... Hattie
Bella Thorne ... Rain
Yousef Erakat ... Jonathan
Lexy Panterra ... Leah
Andre Hall ... Quinton
Brock O'Hurn ... Horse
Liza Koshy ... Aday
Diamond White ... Tiffany
Kian Lawley ... Bean Boy
J.C. Caylen ... Mikey
Jimmy Tatro ... Sean
Tyga ... Rap Artist - Tyga
Mike Tornabene ... Dino
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Storyline

In BOO! A MADEA HALLOWEEN, Tyler Perry returns as Madea to set the neighborhood straight on Halloween night. While trying to keep an eye on a few misbehaving teens who are planning a wild Halloween night party she is spooked by ghosts, killers, poltergeists, zombies and spirits. Giving them all a piece of her mind and fists, Madea must maintain order and sanity as she spends this hilarious, haunted Halloween night fighting off goons and goblins. Written by ComedyE.com / DeAlan Wilson

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Witch, please. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for drug use and references, suggestive content, language, some horror images and thematic material | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Hong Kong | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$28,501,448, 23 October 2016

Gross USA:

$73,206,343

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$74,827,344
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Yousef Erakat, a.k.a. "FouseyTUBE" from YouTube, has a role in the movie. See more »

Goofs

In order for the zombie attack to take place, the college students would have needed to know that Madea would be trying to go to the church, and that her car would break down in a specific part in the woods, all of which were spontaneous and therefore unpredictable. See more »

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Horse: My name's Ronaldo, but my friends call me Horse.
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Written by Kevin L. Mitchell, Stephen J. Hansen, Joe Greene Jr., Aaron Smith & Donte Deloney
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Entertaining, this movie hits the spot!
25 October 2016 | by subxerogravitySee all my reviews

So, usually I avoid these movies like the black plague, but from the poster and the trailer, something told me this was going to be worth the ticket price, and I was right.

A Madea Halloween is hilarious in it's stupidity, and you can't help but to laugh at it. Madea's nephew (both played by writer director and producer Tyler Perry) ask her to watch his daughter, Tiffany, in order to keep her from leaving the house to go to a Halloween frat party, but Tiffany like a rebellious teenage girl sneaks out of the house anyway. Bad for her, cause Madea is definitely not the family member a teenage girl wants tracking her down.

Tyler Perry tends to make movies that speak to a certain movie watcher, and I fully admit, with A Madea Halloween, I was totally listening to everything he had to say. It was like a good stand up comedian telling a joke that makes you laugh out loud because it's so true. Believe you me, I'm no hater, but I'm the not the biggest fan of Tyler Perry either, but he got me with this one. I just could not help but to relate and it made me just push out my laughter uncontrollably at moments.

A Medea Halloween is not going to win any awards and it's not even trying. It's just trying to be stupid, and it succeeds greatly creating a hilarious movie that reminds me of a Holiday special you would see on TV, that's perfect for this time of season, with just the right style of camp that makes it in the so bad it's good category, perfect for a comedy with horror elements.

It's a whole lot of fun.


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