• Just Wright (2010)

Just Wright

Release Date: May 14th, 2010

DVD Release Date: September 14th, 2010

PG |1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary

Physical therapist Leslie Wright (Queen Latifah) lands the dream job of working with basketball superstar Scott McKnight (Common). All goes well until Leslie finds that she is falling in love with him. Scott, however, is oblivious to Leslie's romantic overtures and focuses his attention on Morgan (Paula Patton), Leslie's gorgeous friend, who would love to be the basketball player's trophy wife.

Cast: Queen Latifah, Common , Paula Patton, James Pickens Jr., Phylicia Rashad, Pam Grier, Mehcad Brooks, Michael Landes

Director: Sanaa Hamri

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Debra Martin Chase, Flavor Unit

Distributors: Fox

Keywords: Emotional, Temptation, Office, Friend, Love, 2010s, Love triangle, Love interest, Pursuit

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    That it squanders a terrific cast in the process -- one that also includes Common, Phylicia Rashad and Pam Grier -- makes it all the more disappointing. show more

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Michael Elliot, the Philadelphia native who wrote Just Wright as a vehicle for Latifah - and who was on set for most of the shoot - says that Common's earnestness, and eagerness, and his sense of responsibility in carrying the movie, were palpable. show more

  • 65
    Michelle OrangeMovieline

    A film so tightly rigged that even its star's centrifugal charms can't keep you fully checked in. show more

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