• The Best Man Holiday (2013)

The Best Man Holiday

Release Date: November 15th, 2013

DVD Release Date: February 11th, 2014

R |2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary

Nearly 15 years after they were last together as a group, college friends Lance (Morris Chestnut), Harper (Taye Diggs), Candace (Regina Hall), Quentin (Terrence Howard), Robyn (Sanaa Lathan), Jordan (Nia Long), Murch (Harold Perrineau), and Mia (Monica Calhoun) finally reunite over the Christmas holidays. Though much has changed in their lives, the friends discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and passionate romances to be reignited.

Cast: Morris Chestnut, Taye Diggs, Regina Hall, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Nia Long, Harold Perrineau, Monica Calhoun

Director: Malcolm D. Lee

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Blackmaled, Sean Daniel Company

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Temptation, Growing up, Rousing, Heartwarming, 2010s, Husband, Wife, House, Lighthearted, Rivalry, Friend, New York City

Ratings & Reviews

  • 69

    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 feelings, especially around the holidays (sex montages notwithstanding). show more

  • 60
    Stephen FarberThe Hollywood Reporter

    All of the cast members deliver smooth, capable performances, but this sequel clarifies why Howard has become the biggest star from the original ensemble. (He also gave one of the strongest performances in Lee Daniels’ The Butler this past summer.) show more

  • 88
    Odie HendersonRogerEbert.com

    The Best Man Holiday has the potential to become a staple of Christmastime movie watching in the 'hood. show more

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