Comedy Brings Steve Harvey Book to Theaters

The Root Recommends: A new romantic comedy based on a book by comedian Steve Harvey.

Screen Gem/Sony Pictures

Tim Story's newest comedic release, Think Like a Man, brings some of black Hollywood's biggest names to the big screen for a laugh-filled and thrilling film that turns on-screen romantic antics into a how-to for women who want a leg up in the dating game.

Think Like a Man brings the Steve Harvey-penned Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man to the silver screen with Oscar-nominated actress Taraji P. Henson, Gabrielle Union, Regina Hll, Michael Ealy, Kevin Hart and more. But Think Like a Man does what a book cannot: It delivers positive relationship advice packaged in humorous yet realistic anecdotes of love and singledom.  

Think Like a Man hits theaters this Friday, April 20. 

Correction: An earlier version of this article referred to Steve Harvey as the director of the film. The director is Tim Story.

Previous recommendation: A New Season for Alvin Ailey II.

Got ideas for The Root Recommends? Send them to

Like The Root on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.

The Root 100 People's Choice Awards  
Sept. 19 2014 8:34 AM