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When Terry McMillan’s novel Waiting to Exhale sat on the New York Times’ bestseller list for 38 straight weeks in 1992, it was only natural that the studios would want to capitalize on some of those potential earnings. So, just three years later, in 1995, Fox Studios brought us Waiting to Exhale a star-studded, female-led film. As expected, the film was a huge box office success, eventually raking in $67.5 million. Though some critics claimed these women’s problems weren’t that drastic, it was an instant hit and an eventual classic among the black community.
With the sequel to “Waiting to Exhale” in the works we’re reminded of all the movies that were so good we’d love a second dose. In some cases we’d jump at a chance to catch up with some of our favorite characters to see what life has thrown their way since the proverbial happy ending.
TheGrio.com crafted a list of movies they’d like to see revisited. There are some surprises in there, including “The Color Purple”. I don’t really know where they’d go with that one…