Black excellence has taken Hollywood by storm. The latest comedy releases Girls Trip. It crunched major box office numbers this weekend. Making it this year’s biggest comedy film to date.
Girls Trip stars some of Hollywood’s finest black queens. Queen Latifah, Regina Hall, Jada Pinkett Smith, and new on the scene Tiffany Haddish. After its release this past Friday, July 21th the Will Packer produced film earned a whopping $30.4 million at the box office. Just second to the Christoper Nolan drama, Dunkirk. Girls Trip surpasses all other comedic films and lands the number one spot.
The film, which took $20 million to make shows woman of color in such a glorious light than what we’re used to. Four best friends on a hilarious getaway to New Orleans without humiliation or degradation proves that is just enough to keep the world entertained.
Thank you so much for everyone else showing up and showing out for a Girls Trip! This movie is not to be missed!!!!🤣🤣🤣
— Queen Latifah (@IAMQUEENLATIFAH) July 23, 2017
I am so grateful https://t.co/LI5pp0PCkw
— Tiffany Haddish (@TiffanyHaddish) July 24, 2017
That part!!!!❤️ https://t.co/FKs8DqAFRV
— Jada Pinkett Smith (@jadapsmith) July 23, 2017