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Why Did I Get Married? (2007)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  12 October 2007 (USA)
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The big screen adaptation of Perry's stage play about the trials of marriage, and what happens to one family when a sexy young temptress arrives on the scene.

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Dr. Patricia Agnew, a psychologist, has written a best seller about marriage: hers and those of three other couples who together take a week's vacation each year to ask themselves, "Why did I get married?" It's time for one of those weeks, and all four relationships are strained: Patricia and her husband Gavin have the shadow of grief between them; Terry believes that Diane has abandoned him for her work; Angela, who's built a successful business, belittles her husband Marcus, who works for her; Mike is cruel to Sheila, his religious, overweight wife. During the week, each person's secret comes out. Will these marriages survive? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, sexual references and language | See all certifications »

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12 October 2007 (USA)  »

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Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?  »

Box Office

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$21,353,759 (USA) (12 October 2007)

Gross:

$55,184,721 (USA) (7 December 2007)
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Tyler Perry's first self-directed dramatic role. See more »

Goofs

After arriving at the mountain cabin, Terry comes in to the bedroom and notices Diane has fallen asleep while working. At first, her laptop computer is screen-up on her lap with the stylus in her hand. But just before Terry leaves, the laptop is screen-down and the stylus is gone. See more »

Quotes

Sheila: Did I kill him?
Troy: No. but he's gonna have a headache for a while.
Sheila: I shoulda killed him.
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Special Thanks to: Bishop T.D. Jakes (for the "80/20 Rule") See more »

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Followed by Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010) See more »

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The Best TP movie yet!
18 March 2008 | by See all my reviews

I thought that DLGs was his best one so far, but after I bought this one this past Saturday I was wrong! I just gotta say that this movie has touched my heart and it will do the same for you! I really don't know what eles I can put in this comment to fill it up with ten lines so Ill just keep typing I guess. My fave character from the movie is Angela! She is just so amazingly funny in this movie! I thought she was funny in DLGs but man she is even better in this one! My second fave character is Diane, the actress who plays her is very very talented, well they are all talented but this was the first time I ever seen this chick! OK im done so let me get out of here and go make a comment for This Christmas.I hope you all enjoy this movie! This is the Best TP movieyet!


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