Starring: Cuba Gooding Jr., Mike Epps, Faith Evans, Steve Harvey, Beyoncé Knowles, Rue McClanahan, Montell Jordan, Wilbur Fitzgerald, Bilal, Wes Chatham
Director: Jonathan Lynn
Studio: Paramount Pictures
Genre: Comedy / Drama
Release Date: September 19, 2003
When slick-talking New York City advertising executive Darrin Fox travels back to this small hometown of Monte Carlo, Georgia to claim the inheritance his aunt Sally left him, he finds he must fulfill her last wish before he can collect -- create a gospel choir and lead it to success. But with a town full of tin ears and a shortage of singers, Darrin is about ready to give up and head back to the city where he belongs...until he runs into Lilly. A beautiful nightclub singer with a voice that could rock the competition at the annual Gospel Explosion, Lilly is just the miracle Darrin is looking for...if he can persuade her to sing.
It’s hard to find a person who didn’t like 2012’s Dredd, a film that stands alongside RoboCop as the ultra-violent, dystopic film fans needed at the time, but a sequel to the movie hasn’t been forthcoming; in fact, over the past few years, the likelihood of a second outing for Olivia Thirlby and Karl Urban’s chin has hovered around zero. Read more