• Released
  • November 15, 2013
  • R , 2 hr 2 min
  • Comedy
  • 13,837 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: When the college friends finally reunite over the Christmas holidays, they will discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be ignited.

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Critic Ratings

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RogerEbert.com

By Odie Henderson
The Best Man Holiday has the potential to become a staple of Christmastime movie watching in the 'hood.
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80

Arizona Republic

By Randy Cordova
One reason the movie works so well: Writer-director Malcolm D. Lee returns from the original, so the characters feel true to the first...
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80

Village Voice

By Stephanie Zacharek
Lee seems less interested in capturing how people of color talk than in capturing how people talk. He coaxes us to step in and listen, and...
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75

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Kevin C. Johnson
A full plate of tear-jerking drama is served here. And it’s even tastier than the first time around.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
There’s something pretty special about this cast, all of whom turn in excellent performances while alternating between light comedy and...
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
A far more Tyler Perry-ish mixture of comedy and tragedy than the easygoing "Best Man" was, back in the pre-Perry movie era.
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69

Film.com

The Best Man Holiday goes whole hog on the holiday cheese, and there’s something admirable about an adult feature that doesn’t balk at real...
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The Best Man Holiday is an eggnog that's sticky-sweet and heavy at the same time.
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Only a few charming tidbits are nestled snugly in this over-stuffed Christmas stocking.
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50

Variety

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The cluttered, overlong narrative never really finds its footing.
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A must see

By amwills3
I experienced every emotion that I had in me, I think everyone that has friends should see this movie....

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Cried like a baby

By tmorcom
I rented this on redbox not realizing this was such a tearjerker. It is such a sweet movie. But make sure you have your tissues! Good movie....

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Rated R | For brief nudity, sexual content and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 16+ Entertaining sequel deals with mature topics.
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