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Woo (1998)

R | | Comedy, Romance | 8 May 1998 (USA)
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Gorgeous and extravert Woo meets insecure and straight-laced law clerk Tim at a blind date.

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Daisy von Scherler Mayer (as Daisy V. S. Mayer)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jada Pinkett Smith ... Woo
Tommy Davidson ... Tim
Duane Martin ... Frankie
Michael Ralph ... Romaine
Darrel Heath ... Hop
Dave Chappelle ... Lenny
Paula Jai Parker ... Claudette
LL Cool J ... Darryl
Aida Turturro ... Tookie
Lance Slaughter Lance Slaughter ... Lamar
Dartanyan Edmonds ... Shakim
Foxy Brown ... Fiancée
Sam Moses ... Cabbie
Tiffany Hall Tiffany Hall ... Denise
Lina Bradford Lina Bradford ... Celestrial (as Girlina)
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Storyline

Darlene "Woo" Bates, played by Jada Pinkett Smith, has been dumped a little bit too many times, now this femme-fatale doesn't let just any man swing with her, and when she's set up on a blind-date with Tommy Davidson's character, it could be love.. if they don't kill each other first. "Woo" features cameos by Foxy Brown, LL Cool J, and Duane Martin. Written by Luis Montalvan <FirmFiasco@aol.com>

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Taglines:

It's Woo's world.. we're just living in it.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 May 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Woo See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,517,263, 10 May 1998

Gross USA:

$8,064,972

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$8,165,984
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DTS | Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

When Woo asks Tim what his birthday is, he replies "September 18th" thus making him a Virgo. September 18th is Jada Pinkett Smith's birthday in real life. See more »

Goofs

On her date with Tim, salsa dancing, Woo's shoes change for one shot. See more »

Quotes

Romaine: [accidentally in a transvestite nightclub] That was a *dude* in that dress!
Frankie: Shoulders!
Celestrial: [clucks] Hah!
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Soundtracks

Money
Written by Kenny Gamble (as K. Gamble), Leon Huff (as L. Huff), Anthony Jackson (as A. Jackson) & T. Lane
Performed by Charli Baltimore
Courtesy of Untertainment/Epic Records
Contains a sample of "For The Love of Money"
Written by Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff & Anthony Jackson
Performed by The O'Jays (as The O-Jays)
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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WOOOOOO
2 August 2019 | by treakle_1978See all my reviews

Had some laughs but it's a movie we've seen many times. Jada Pinckett is hot. Tommy Davidson is goofy. It's a one time watch for me. Check it out but don't pay to watch it. Look for it when it's free.


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