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* FatGirl: Jazmin. Her weight is the focus of the film.


Jazmin (Mo'Nique) has always been a big girl. She's tired of having trouble finding clothes, being dumped on by skinny women, and ignored by men. As her frustration grows towards a breakdown, she wins a trip for three to a resort. She decides to unwind with her two best friends: uptight Stacey; and her ditzy, skinny cousin Mia. While there they meet several doctors from Nigeria, where beauty is judged by how big a woman is. Jazmin suddenly finds herself in a situation where she is the ''definition'' of beauty and her outlook on life begins to change.

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Jazmin (Mo'Nique) (Creator/MoNique) has always been a big girl. She's tired of having trouble finding clothes, being dumped on by skinny women, and ignored by men. As her frustration grows towards a breakdown, she wins a trip for three to a resort. She decides to unwind with her two best friends: uptight Stacey; and her ditzy, skinny cousin Mia. While there they meet several doctors from Nigeria, where beauty is judged by how big a woman is. Jazmin suddenly finds herself in a situation where she is the ''definition'' of beauty and her outlook on life begins to change.

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* ChubbyChaser: Tunde and a few other men.


* ModestyBedsheet: In the final scene, Jasmine and Tunde are finally in bed together. She remarks that she wants to leave the lights on so she can see every inch of him. However, they are holding the sheets tightly against them.

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* ModestyBedsheet: In the final scene, Jasmine Jazmine and Tunde are finally in bed together. She remarks that she wants to leave the lights on so she can see every inch of him. However, they are holding the sheets tightly against them.


* YourTelevisionHatesYou: Jazmin is having a bad case of depression due to her love life and her WeightWoe. She turns on the TV where several weight-related programs: a cartoon with a depressed fat man being enticed into pigging out, an ad for a weight-loss clinic, an ad for an exercise program, and a talk show with a woman crying over her weight and her hopelessness in dieting. This leads to Jazmin from having a HeroicBSOD to a FreakOut.



* YourTelevisionHatesYou: While Jazmin is suffering WeightWoe, she turns on the TV where she sees several weight-related programs: a cartoon with a depressed fat man being enticed into pigging out, an ad for a weight-loss clinic, an ad for a type of exercise, and a talk show with a woman crying over her weight and her hopelessness in dieting.

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* YourTelevisionHatesYou: While Jazmin is suffering WeightWoe, she having a bad case of depression due to her love life and her WeightWoe. She turns on the TV where she sees several weight-related programs: a cartoon with a depressed fat man being enticed into pigging out, an ad for a weight-loss clinic, an ad for a type of exercise, an exercise program, and a talk show with a woman crying over her weight and her hopelessness in dieting.dieting. This leads to Jazmin from having a HeroicBSOD to a FreakOut.

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* YourTelevisionHatesYou: While Jazmin is suffering WeightWoe, she turns on the TV where she sees several weight-related programs: a cartoon with a depressed fat man being enticed into pigging out, an ad for a weight-loss clinic, an ad for a type of exercise, and a talk show with a woman crying over her weight and her hopelessness in dieting.

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* FatAndProud: Jazmin grows to accept her weight.

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* XtremeKoolLetterz

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* TheGlassesGottaGo: Stacey during her makeover.


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%%* RealWomenHaveCurves* RealWomenHaveCurves: The film does nothing but extol the virtue and beauty of plus sized women. It shows the thin women being mean to drive this home.

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* FatGirl: Jazmin. Her weight is the focus of the film.

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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: The guys talking about how unhealthy and thin Mia looks while drooling over plus-sized Jazmin and Stacy echoes the opposite situation that has played out countless times.


''Phat Girlz'' is a 2006 film starring Mo'Nique. Jazmin (Mo'Nique) has always been a big girl. She's tired of having trouble finding clothes, being dumped on by skinny women, and ignored by men. As her frustration grows towards a breakdown, she wins a trip for three to a resort. She decides to unwind with her two best friends: uptight Stacey; and her ditzy, skinny cousin Mia. While there they meet several doctors from Nigeria, where beauty is judged by how big a woman is. Jazmin suddenly finds herself in a situation where she is the ''definition'' of beauty and her outlook on life begins to change.

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''Phat Girlz'' is a 2006 film RomanticComedy starring Mo'Nique. Mo'Nique.

Jazmin (Mo'Nique) has always been a big girl. She's tired of having trouble finding clothes, being dumped on by skinny women, and ignored by men. As her frustration grows towards a breakdown, she wins a trip for three to a resort. She decides to unwind with her two best friends: uptight Stacey; and her ditzy, skinny cousin Mia. While there they meet several doctors from Nigeria, where beauty is judged by how big a woman is. Jazmin suddenly finds herself in a situation where she is the ''definition'' of beauty and her outlook on life begins to change.



* CampGay: Ramón.

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* %%* CampGay: Ramón.



* PoolScene: A glistening, speedo-clad Jimmy Jean-Louis emerges from the pool in slow motion (while Etta James' "At Last" plays).
* RealWomenHaveCurves

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* PoolScene: SexySurfacingShot: A glistening, speedo-clad Jimmy Jean-Louis [[LustObject Tunde]] (Jimmy Jean-Louis) emerges from the pool in slow motion SlowMotion (while Etta James' Music/EttaJames' "At Last" plays).
* RealWomenHaveCurves
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* MistakenForLoveInterest: When she arrives at Tunde's home, Jasmine is greeted by a woman holding a baby. She assumes that she's his wife, but she's actually the housekeeper and the kid isn't his.

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* MistakenForLoveInterest: MistakenForRomance: When she arrives at Tunde's home, Jasmine is greeted by a woman holding a baby. She assumes that she's his wife, but she's actually the housekeeper and the kid isn't his.

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