Friday Synopsis
L.A. buddies (Ice Cube, Chris Tucker) hang out on front porch.
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Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Friday is funnier and funkier than "Bad Boys," more homegrown-seeming, less manufactured. It plays like "House Party" with attitude. [26...
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75

TV Guide

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A star vehicle for rapper Ice Cube (who also cowrote and coproduced), Friday is a lighthearted, comedic presentation of the realities...
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70

Los Angeles Times

It's the right format for this scattershot jokefest, which at times resembles a vaudeville act crossed with the kind of goofy bludgeoning...
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70

Washington Post

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In his [Ice Cube's] dramatic roles, Cube's raised eyebrows usually unleashed a fearsome glare and a hint of danger; here, his expressions...
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60

The New York Times

Friday may touch its young target audience. For everyone else, it is more intriguing as a social problem than a movie.
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50

Austin Chronicle

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A refreshingly lighthearted look at day-to-day life in the inner city, Friday does suffer from a few problems in the scripting and...
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50

USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
The more real Friday gets, the better it is. [26 Apr 1995]
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40

Variety

By Todd McCarthy
Rather like a cross between "Up in Smoke" and an episode of "The Jeffersons, Friday is a crudely made, sometimes funny bit of porchfront...
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It takes about 20 minutes to catch on that Friday is without narrative drive - and about as long to figure out that the film offers nothing...
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By 619boy531
This is the best Friday in the trilogy. It has the perfect cast Ice Cube & Chris Tucker. This movie had lots of laughs. This is another of my favorite movies. If you haven't seen this, then get you...

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Rated R | For A Brutal Fight, Pervasive Strong Language and Drug Use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Ice Cube's drug- and profanity-filled 'hood cult classic.
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