All About the Benjamins is a 2002 American action comedy film directed by Kevin Bray, and starring Ice Cube and Mike Epps, Eva Mendes, Tommy Flanagan and Carmen Chaplin. The film's title was taken from the popular 1997 hip-hop song performed by P. Diddy. It was released on March 8, 2002 distributed by New Line Cinema.
Bounty hunter Bucum Jackson (Ice Cube) teams with the small-time con artist, Reggie Wright (Mike Epps), that he is pursuing, in an attempt to locate a missing stash of diamonds and a lottery ticket worth millions of dollars. Bucum and Reggie find themselves in a race to the finish as they embark on an unlikely partnership that should, when all is said and done, prove beneficial to them both.
- Ice Cube as Bucum
- Mike Epps as Reggie Wright
- Eva Mendes as Gina
- Tommy Flanagan as Robert Williamson
- Carmen Chaplin as Ursula
- Anthony Giaimo as Martinez
- Robert MacBeth as Store Owner
- Valarie Rae Miller as Pam
- Roger Guenveur Smith as Julian Ramose
- Lil' Bow Wow as Kelly
- Anthony Michael Hall as Lil J
- Barbara Barron as Mrs. Barkley
Upon initial release, All About The Benjamins received generally negative reviews from critics & audiences. As of December 16, 2014, based on 76 reviews collected by the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, All About the Benjamins has received an overall rating average of 30%, with an average score of 4.3 out of 10.