• Honey (2003)

Honey

Release Date: December 5th, 2003

DVD Release Date: March 23rd, 2004

PG-13 |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Honey Daniels (Jessica Alba) dreams of making a name for herself as a hip-hop choreographer. When she's not busy hitting downtown clubs with her friends, she teaches dance classes at a nearby community center in Harlem, N.Y., as a way to keep kids off the streets. Honey thinks she's hit the jackpot when she meets a hotshot director (David Moscow) who casts her in one of his music videos. But, when he starts demanding sexual favors from her, Honey makes a decision that will change her life.

Cast: Jessica Alba, Mekhi Phifer, Romeo , Joy Bryant, David Moscow, Lonette McKee, Zachary Isaiah Williams, Laurie Ann Gibson

Director: Bille Woodruff

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Universal Pictures, NuAmerica Entertainment, Marc Platt Productions

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Engaging, Friend, 2000s, New York City, Inspiring, Temptation, Friendship, Transformation

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Honey doesn't have a shred of originality (except for the high-energy choreography), but there's something fundamentally reassuring about a movie that respects ancient formulas; it's like a landmark preservation program. show more

  • 50
    Robert K. ElderChicago Tribune

    Has the shelf life of a dented milk carton. Pop-culture movies in general age rapidly due to ever-changing slang and fashions. show more

  • 60
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    A decidedly upbeat number, centered on a good-hearted character. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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