JETflix Friday: Labor Day Edition
You’ve worked hard all week and a three-day weekend is finally among us. Spend your holiday checking out some of these flicks that include some pretty hilarious cookout scenes. Grab the popcorn, because these films are JET-approved! JETflix Fridays: Labor Day Edition starts now…
BOYZ IN THE HOOD
This film tells the story of a group of friends growing up in South Central Los Angeles. After Ricky (Morris Chestnut) and Tre (Cuba Gooding Jr.) graduate high school, they endure a summer that changes their lives forever. With an all-star cast that includes Laurence Fishbourne, Angela Bassett and Nia Long, the John Singleton-directed movie is a classic.
MADEA’S FAMILY REUNION
In the midst of prepping for a family reunion, Madea (Tyler Perry) has a list of broken hearts she must help repair. Luckily, she has some help from her fellow elders, Aunt Myrtle (Cecily Tyson) and May (Maya Angelou). Together, they help patch up the drama and reveal what love is really all about.
When Justice (Janet Jackson) meets Lucky (Tupac Shakur), she suddenly finds herself on an overnight road trip with him and her friends. Along the way, the foursome crashes a family reunion barbecue, attend a carnival and get into a whole bunch of arguments.
JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION
Family trips can be a lot of fun. But for the Johnson crew, they’re disastrous. They run into a slew of issues during their cross-country adventure, and when they finally arrive at the reunion, the pitfalls keep coming. This family comedy stars Cedric the Entertainer, Vanessa Williams and Steve Harvey.
BARBERSHOP 2: BACK IN BUSINESS
In the second installment of this sequel, Calvin has settled into his role as owner of the shop. But things are shaken up a bit when a new salon opens across the street, creating an obvious rivalry. Can Calvin compete with the fancier and trendier hair parlor?