A Tennessee housewife becomes a self-employed, private investigator in discovering her husband's infidelity as well as helping other people with her newfound detective skills.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jodie Colter
Buck Colter
Dan Robertson
Madeleine Potter ...
Alice Harrison
Sandra Dickinson ...
Mother (as Sandra Dickenson)
Gary Grissom
Logan Feierbach ...
Robin Colter
Remington Feierbach ...
Ryan Colter
Terra Coles ...
D.A. Jones
Eva Breneman ...
Pamela Covais ...
Lex Kreps ...
Process Server (as Alexis Kreps)


Jodie Colter is a long-suffering housewife in Tennessee whom becomes a private detective in tracking her husband whom she strongly suspects is cheating on her. Jodie finds herself so good with her work that she helps another woman with the same problem in getting evidence to enable them to divorce their husbands. Written by Matthew Patay

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10 May 2004 (USA)  »

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When Jodie borrows the film camera from her father she is wearing a caramel colored jacket with fringe. However she doesn't buy the jacket until the next scene where she purchases all different clothes and wigs to help her investigation. See more »


Buck Colter: Jodie I think I'm having a heart attack!
Jodie Colter: Well die then. 'Cause you'll be cold, stiff and stinkin' before I call you an ambulance.
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good for a few hours of Saturday resting
11 March 2006 | by (Motown) – See all my reviews

I disagree completely with the other commenter, Holly's accent is just as good as those considered such great acting by Meryl Streep (which I do not, by the way.) I did not find it annoying NOR distracting (and yet I DO find Streep's awful accents BOTH) -- I've seen this movie twice and enjoyed it both times. It's a good story, the acting is well done and MAN that music by Marty Stuart and Wynonna is superb... that music should be on a CD for purchase. I recommend this movie for AFTER you've done some Saturday chores and just want to relax on the couch. I mean, what fun!! A woman who is "wronged" ha-ha finds her way into not only solving a murder but into new employment. It's rather encouraging, if you think about it. I'm not saying this is a classic film or anything but I am saying that if there's going to be a new kinda classic, such as LIFETIME classic, then this one qualifies!

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