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White Chicks

13 Ratings: 1.2
A movie directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans

   Roasted by critics but surprisingly tenacious at the box office,White Chicksis the kind of comedy that thrives (well, maybe) on home video. Faint praise indeed, but it allows comedy fans an opportunity to cut the Wayans brothers (costars … see full wiki

Genre: Comedy
Release Date: June 23, 2004
MPAA Rating: PG-13
2 reviews about White Chicks
review by . January 06, 2006
posted in Movie Hype
I had the chance to watch this movie and thought it was alright. It's not that "White Chicks" is racist so much as that the movie doesn't cover new ground and, once again, chooses to embrace low-brow "ghetto" humor to deliver a joke. The plot is convoluted characters all stereotypes and, therefore, are easy to mock and the premise (men dressing up in drag) is tired.     This classic Hollywood gimmick hasn't been successful since Dustin Hoffman in "Tootsie" came out some 20 years …
review by . June 23, 2004
Pros: Some good laughs.     Cons: Not much of a plot, some real holes in the story.     The Bottom Line: Has some funny laughs but a weak plot. Still the laughs do come often.     The genre of drag films has been a staple in Hollywood for decades. From the classics "Victor Victoria" and "Priscilla Queen of the Desert" to the recent "Connie and Carla" studios have often attempted to mine laughs from placing actors and actresses in gender …
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Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans; Stars: Anna Faris, Shawn Waya

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