Dir. Malcolm D. Lee • 2017 • USA • 122 mins • Cert 15
Grab your bags and join us for the trip of a lifetime with this loud and gutsy comedy celebrating black womanhood and female friendship.
Four lifelong best friends, the "Flossy Posse", have grown distant over the years. When lifestyle guru Ryan Pierce (Regina Hall), dubbed "the next Oprah", is offered an opportunity to speak at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, she decides to bring along her friends to turn her work vacation into a girls' trip.
Joining Ryan is Sasha (Queen Latifah), an ex-journalist from Time magazine who now owns a floundering gossip site but is struggling financially; Lisa (Jada Pinkett Smith), a nurse and uptight mom who has not had a boyfriend since her divorce years earlier; and Dina (Tiffany Haddish), a happy-go-lucky, impulsive party animal who was fired after assaulting a coworker shortly before the trip.
Foul-mouthed and raunchy, Girls Trip is warm-hearted feelgood film featuring brilliant performances by the leading actresses who deliver a fresh and filthy good time.
Plus short film "Plaza" by Hannah Hill. about a down-trodden security guard in a shopping centre, who gets the night of his life after stumbling across a mysterious machine...