USA Today - 07/16/1999
"...[The film] unabashedly wears its heart on its tuxedo sleeve and goes beyond the merely macho..."
Los Angeles Times - 07/16/1999
"...Fresh and funny....THE WOOD is an across-the-board delight featuring a spot-on ensemble casts that treats the most awkward and embarrassing moments in the rites of passage with affectionate hilarity..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 07/16/1999
"...THE WOOD is a sweet lighthearted comedy..."
A mere three hours before he's scheduled to walk down the aisle, Roland (Taye Diggs--the man who helped Stella reclaim her groove) gets cold feet. Now it's up to his best buddies Slim (Richard T. Jones) and Mike (Omar Epps) to ease his pre-nuptial jitters and get him to the church on time--a task that inspires a trip down memory lane to their coming-of-age days in "The Wood" (Inglewood, California) during the 1980s.