15 hrs ago
Chestnut's lure recharged
It had been 14 years since the release of Malcolm D. Lee's 1999 hit, 'The Best Man,' and 21 years since the actors were first-time co-stars in John Singleton's street-life classic 'Boyz n the Hood.'
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Review: Great clothes, too much talk in The Best Man Holiday
When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they will discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be ignited.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tenn., John Beifuss column
Dec. 05--Descriptions and starred mini-reviews by John Beifuss. OPENING Friday The Armstrong Lie See review on Page 15. Studio on the Square.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
National Public Radio
'Best Man Holiday' Resonates Across Racial Lines
Director Malcolm Lee and actor Terrence Howard on the red carpet for the world premiere of their movie, The Best Man Holiday.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
'The Best Man Holiday': Reunited and it Feels Mostly Good
The year 1999 was a big one for American cinema. It gave us many notable films such as Fight Club , American Beauty , The Matrix , American Pie , The Green Mile , Notting Hill , Star Wars: Episode 1-The Phantom Menace , Magnolia , 10 Things I Hate About You , Girl, Interrupted , Cruel Intentions , The Sixth Sense and the list goes on.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Best Man Holiday review: The return of a sharp but schmaltzy romcom
This is the sequel, somewhat delayed but all the better for it, as the characters - played by the same actors - are now fully mobiled upward, with children, careers and adult concerns.
@ The Movies With Mark Hinson
Check www.fandango.com. NEW THIS WEEK: "Black Nativity," "Bullett Raja," "Frozen," "Homefront," "Oldboy," "Philomena" R, 92 minutes.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Sanaa Lathan Talks Starting A Family & Colin Kaepernick Dating Rumors [EXCLUSIVE]
Rumors of a secret romance between Sanaa Lathan and NFL star Colin Kaepernick started circulating after the two were photographed together on what looked like a date last September.
Lazor: 15 Movies Worth Seeing This Weekend
We're coming up fast on one of the biggest movie-going weekends of the year, so here's our quickie Thanksgiving movie guide: What's in theaters right now - and why you should spring for a ticket.
Detroit Free Press
Recent releases: 'The Best Man Holiday,' 'The Book Thief'
In this sequel, the friends reunite to spend Christmas together. The new movie is occasionally maudlin and melodramatic, and yes, it's entirely too long.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Film Review: The Best Man Holiday
All of your favorite characters from 1999's The Best Man are back at it for the Christmas-themed sequel The Best Man Holiday .
The Best Chestnut
Morris Chestnut was born on New Year's Day 1969 in Cerritos, California where he was a student-athlete in high school, en route to majoring in finance and drama at California State University.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Afro American Newspaper
Box office: 'Best Man' Nearly Topples 'Thor'
Disney's "Thor: The Dark World" continued its box-office reign with $38.5 million in its second week of release, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Review: 'Holiday' revives good feelings 'The Best Man' gave us years ago
"The Best Man Holiday" is a most welcome sequel to the 1999 sleeper hit, "The Best Man," about a tight-knit circle of black friends who gathered then for a wedding, now to spend Christmas together.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
'The Best Man - Holiday' unites audiences through issues of friendship
What happens to friends fifteen years later? Writer and director Malcolm Lee has woven a tale that would appeal to anyone in this sequel to 1999's 'The Best Man'.
The Best Man Holiday movie strikes gold this weekend
What he ended up having on his hands was a cult phenomenon across racial lines that grossed over 34 million worldwide.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Movies at a glance for Nov. 22
After winning the 74th Hunger Games competition, Katniss and Peeta go on a victory tour that inadvertently sparks a rebellion.
Comedy gets emotional in 'Best Man Holiday'
For the first few minutes, I tried to make sure I knew all the characters and their relationships, but I needn't have bothered.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Film School Rejects
Which Star Is Most Essential to the Success of Third 'Best Man' Feature?
The success of Malcolm D. Lee 's long-awaited sequel to The Best Man, last week's opener The Best Man Holiday, didn't come as a surprise to the first film's large and dedicated fanbase, though plenty of people exhibited nothing less than abject shock that the ensemble dramedy would do so well at the box office.
Director Malcolm D. Lee: 'to call 'The Best Man Holiday' a...
The film which held down the No. 1 spot at the box office Friday, brought in an estimated $30.6 million, only about $8 million behind the chart-topper Thor: The Dark World .