75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Loaded with priceless encounters that would seem incongruous in any other movie but play here as low-comedy facts of some parts of black life.
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63

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The movie's 85 minutes speed merrily along on a steady stream of outrageous antics, entertaining performances from seasoned pros (like John Witherspoon, as Craig's dyspeptic dad), and unforgettable introductions to new talent.
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50

Chicago Tribune

Ultimately, the lazy, cynical underpinnings of Friday After Next are as visible as the film's soundtrack is obnoxious.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Jonathan Curiel
The jokes are sophomoric, stereotypes are sprinkled everywhere and the acting ranges from bad to bodacious.
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50

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
The third -- and thinnest and weakest and least funny -- installment in Ice Cube's popular Friday series.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The movie is altogether too infatuated with its ramshackle spirit. Most of the gags take after the characters -- they just sit there.
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50

USA Today

By Mike Clark
Anyone who pays to see it will certainly feel as if he has been clipped.
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
I guess there's an audience for it, and Ice Cube has paid dues in better and more positive movies ("Barbershop" among them). But surely laughs can be found in something other than this worked-over material.
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38

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
Bedeviled by labored writing and slack direction.
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25

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
Dumb and Dumber 'n the hood.
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35 out of 100
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