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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.

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Steve Carr

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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

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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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

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Chris Tucker did not reprise his role of Smokey from the original film because he'd become a born again Christian after filming Money Talks (1997) and chose to do the Rush Hour series instead. His character is referenced throughout the film to explain his absence. See more »

Goofs

When Uncle Elroy is trying to free Day Day and Roach by cutting the duct tape, the tape already has a significantly large cut before Elroy even begins to cut it. See more »

Quotes

Pinky: Shit, nigga had me scared, but I held my own, fuck that.
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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

Follows Friday (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Chase Me
Written by Michael Cooper and Felton Pilate
Performed by Con Funk Shun
Courtesy of The Island Def Jam Music Group
Under license from Universal Music Special Markets
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Worst of the trilogy but still pretty funny and good
13 June 2007 | by gangstahippieSee all my reviews

Rated R for Language,Drug Use and Sexual Content.

Next Friday is the sequel to the movie Friday and the second movie in the trilogy.Friday and Friday After Next were very funny movies.This one was not as funny but did have some really funny moments and was overall a fun and entertaining film.In this one, Craig moves to the suburbs with his rich uncle Elroy and his cousin Day Day.The reason he moves out of his old neighborhood is because Deebo has broken out of jail and wants revenge on Craig for beating him up(this happened in the first movie).There are some more funny characters in this movie such as Pinky the owner of the record store that Day Day works at and the three Mexican brothers who like to start trouble.Next Friday may not be as good as the first or third Friday movie but it is still funny and worth watching.

8/10


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