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Waiting to Exhale (1995)

R 12/22/1995 (US) ComedyDramaRomance 2h 7m

Friends are the people who let you be yourself... and never let you forget it.


Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined to find a better way to breathe.

  1. Terry McMillan

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Forest Whitaker


  3. Ronald Bass


Top Billed Cast

  1. Whitney Houston

    Whitney Houston

    Savannah Jackson

  2. Angela Bassett

    Angela Bassett

    Bernie Harris

  3. Loretta Devine

    Loretta Devine

    Gloria Matthews

  4. Lela Rochon

    Lela Rochon

    Robin Stokes

  5. Gregory Hines

    Gregory Hines

    Marvin King

  6. Dennis Haysbert

    Dennis Haysbert

    Kenneth Dawkins

  7. Michael Beach

    Michael Beach

    John Harris, Sr.

  8. Mykelti Williamson

    Mykelti Williamson


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Waiting to Exhale
Waiting to Exhale

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $16,000,000.00

Revenue $81,452,156.00


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