Barbershop 2: Back in Business User ReviewsMovie


Good movie, but why the sequel in the first place?


The original Barbershop was hilarious; a breath of fresh air that was fun and profane. It was a hit, which means that eventually , Barbershop 2 would arrive. Well, it's here, and takes the shape of your ordinary sequel. The filmmakers are trying a little too hard to recreate the magic of the original. Yes, there are funny moments here, but many things feel forced. Although it's not quite a bad movie, there just doesn't seem to be any point for its existence. Well, actually, there is. The extended Queen Latifah cameo is there to set up a spin-off film, Beauty Shop. And who says that movie st...