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Why Did I Get Married Too? -- Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the arrival of an ex-husband determined to win back his recently remarried wife.
Why Did I Get Married Too? -- Clip: Jet ski
Why Did I Get Married Too? -- Interview: Tyler Perry "On his character
Why Did I Get Married Too? -- Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the arrival of an ex-husband determined to win back his recently remarried wife.
Why Did I Get Married Too? -- Clip: Cheating

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Tyler Perry (screenplay)
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Release Date:
2 April 2010 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Marriage is an institution they're committed to. See more »
Plot:
Four couples find themselves struggling to save their marriages once again on their annual marriage retreat, while each of them battle through financial, physical, mental, and emotional issues. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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1 win & 5 nominations See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Tyler Perry ... Terry

Janet Jackson ... Patricia

Jill Scott ... Sheila

Sharon Leal ... Dianne

Malik Yoba ... Gavin

Richard T. Jones ... Mike

Tasha Smith ... Angela

Lamman Rucker ... Troy

Michael Jai White ... Marcus

Louis Gossett Jr. ... Porter

Cicely Tyson ... Ola
Nia Iman Muhammad ... Kenya (as Nia-Iman Muhammad)
Tyson Gilmore ... T.J.

Valarie Pettiford ... Harriet
Marc Farley ... Stage Manager

K Callan ... Ms. Tannenbaum
Zoë Grace Hargrove ... Daughter

Frank Roberts ... Doctor

Richard Whiten ... Philip

Yaniv Moyal ... Alex
Jeff Warren ... Man
Seth Powell ... Marcus Jr.

Rodney Peete ... Walter

Brian Daye ... Technical Director
Chris Moses ... Ross
Carra Patterson ... Kelly

Victor Webster ... Ray
Laveranues Coles ... Sportscaster #1 (as Laveranues Coles Jr.)
Roger Lodge ... Sportscaster #2

Sheri Mann Stewart ... College Professor
Jonté Moaning ... Cake Dancer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Haji Abdullah ... Diner Cook (uncredited)
Sidney Baxley ... College Professor (uncredited)

Viviane Brazil ... Airlines Attendant (uncredited)
Stephen Anthony Campbell ... Airport Business Traveler (uncredited)
Lem Collins ... Husband (uncredited)
Joseph Harold ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)

James Harvley ... Restaurant Patron (uncredited)

Keith Allen Hayes ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)
Roger Herrera ... Airport Ground Crew Person (uncredited)
Stacy Jenkins ... Airport Customer / Background (uncredited)

Dwayne Johnson ... Patricia's Co-Worker (uncredited)
SiSi Kache ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)

Alphonse A. Lambert Jr. ... Airport Traveler (uncredited)
Ebony Lewis ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)
Mista Martel ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)
Shakira Massiah ... College Student (uncredited)

Lynn McArthur ... Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
Deidre D. Mosely ... Diner Patron (uncredited)
Katherine Neslund ... Office Employee (uncredited)
Donald Norris Jr. ... College Student (uncredited)
Mark Rudge ... Airport Customer (uncredited)

Sapphire ... Airport Business Traveler (uncredited)

Melany Sebastian ... College Student (uncredited)

Jeanette Stout ... Airline Passenger / Nurse (uncredited)

Jawad Talpur ... Airline Ticket Counter Employee (uncredited)
Kenya Thomas ... Airport Traveler Extra (uncredited)

Directed by
Tyler Perry 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Tyler Perry  screenplay

Produced by
Roger M. Bobb .... co-producer
Reuben Cannon .... producer
Joseph P. Genier .... co-producer
Karen Gorodetzky .... line producer
Michael Paseornek .... executive producer
Tyler Perry .... producer
 
Original Music by
Aaron Zigman 
 
Cinematography by
Toyomichi Kurita 
 
Film Editing by
Maysie Hoy 
 
Casting by
Alpha Tyler 
 
Set Decoration by
Lance Totten 
 
Costume Design by
Keith G. Lewis 
 
Makeup Department
Maurice Beaman .... additional hair stylist
Monique Benoit .... additional makeup artist
Patrice Coleman .... makeup artist: Mr. Perry
Fran Cooper .... makeup artist: Ms. Jackson
Yvonne Eagle .... key makeup artist (as Yvonne L. Eagle)
Roxanne Ferguson .... additional hair stylist (as Heather Roxanne Ferguson)
Anita Gibson .... makeup designer
Vincent Gideon .... hair stylist
T.A. Henderson .... key hair stylist
Courtney Julien .... personal barber: Mr. Perry
Wanda Patterson .... additional makeup artist
Evelyn Roach .... additional hair stylist
Charles Gregory Ross .... department head hair stylist
Diane Spence .... additional hair stylist
Shunika Terry .... additional hair stylist
Dawn Turner .... additional hair stylist
Apryl Weech .... additional makeup artist: Bahamas
Dionne Wynn .... key makeup artist
Mi Young .... additional makeup artist
 
Production Management
Heather Carey .... production supervisor: Bahamas
Mark W. McCoy .... post production producer (as Mark McCoy)
Curtis A. Miller .... production director (Lions Gate Films)
Carl Pedregal .... post-production supervisor
Donna Sloan .... executive in charge of production: Lions Gate Films
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Roger M. Bobb .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Calvin Ashford .... assistant art director
Irie Bailey .... props
Sarah Carter .... set decoration production assistant
Cristina Lucia Cesari .... buyer
Joe Connolly .... property master
Justin C. Hosp .... set dresser
Konrad Lewis .... set dresser
Tanya B. Magidow .... assistant property master
David H. Nash .... gang boss
Taraja Ramsess .... props
Taraja Ramsess .... set dresser
Joey Sisson .... props
Joey Sisson .... set dresser
Mike Sullivan .... scenic charge artist
Monika van Schellenbeck .... buyer
John Weeks .... carpenter
Shauna Williams .... art assistant
Nichole Wleklinski .... props assistant
Jay Womer .... construction coordinator
 
Sound Department
Steve Bartkowicz .... sound re-recording engineer
Ron Bedrosian .... adr mixer
Kerry Ann Carmean .... sound editor
Chris Durfy .... sound mixer: second unit
Nerses Gezalyan .... sound mixer
Phil Lee .... re-recording recordist
Nancy MacLeod .... sound editor
Jane McKeever .... sound editor
Christopher Mills .... efp sound
James Moriana .... foley artist
Drew Ponder .... boom operator
Paul Sorohan .... sound utility
David Stanke .... first assistant sound editor
Gary Summers .... re-recording mixer
Karen Vassar Triest .... sound effects editor (as Karen Triest)
Brett Voss .... foley mixer
Jeffrey Wilhoit .... foley artist
Michael D. Wilhoit .... supervising sound editor
 
Special Effects by
David Fletcher .... special effects coordinator
Heath Hood .... pyrotechnician (as G. Heath Hood)
 
Visual Effects by
Pharoah Barrett .... 3d artist
Cortney Haile .... visual effects executive
Spencer Hecox .... visual effects supervisor
Brian Holter .... digital compositor
Patrick Keenan .... digital compositor
Jeremy Meltzer .... digital compositor
Jesh Murthy .... visual effects supervisor
Justin Pascal .... digital compositor
Jason Sanford .... visual effects producer
Wilson Tang .... digital restoration
Yuki Uehara .... rotoscope artist
Ashley J. Ward .... visual effects coordinator
 
Stunts
Shellita Boxie .... stunt double: Janet Jackson
Derrick Simmons .... stunt double: Malik Yoba
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Kenneth Bolton .... grip
Quantrell D. Colbert .... still photographer
Dan Cornwall .... gaffer
Joe D'Alessandro .... camera operator
Marc Dobiecki .... camera operator
Jerome Fauci .... a camera steadicam
Jerome Fauci .... steadicam operator
Michael Fedack .... dolly grip
Dale Fowler .... best boy electric
Dan Furst .... video assist operator
Gary Holmes .... rigging best boy electric
Matthew Horn .... second assistant camera
Humphrey Jarrod .... best boy rigging grip
Sherri Angela Leger .... film loader
Burton Bj Lightbourne .... grip
Grg Magidow .... first assistant camera: "b" camera (as Greg Magidow)
Christopher Mills .... efp camera
Keith Moore .... rigging grip
Greg Morse .... video playback
Ray Myers .... electrician
Edward Nyankori .... rigging electric
Pierre O'Halloran .... grip
Gary Oldknow .... grip
Glenn Ortman .... electrician
Jesse Wayne Parker .... key grip
Charles Praileau .... rigging grip
Kerry Rawlins .... grip
Brandon Sands .... electrician
Gina Scagnelli .... b dolly grip
Riko Schatke .... best boy grip
Art Schultz .... set lighting technician
Dean M. Simmon .... first assistant camera: "a" camera, Atlanta
Louis Smith .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Greg Still .... lighting technician
Cris Toebben .... electrician: base camp
Shawn Torge .... electrician
John Trapman .... aerial director of photography
Mike Tyson .... rigging gaffer
Porter Versfelt III .... epk camera operator
Jon Derek Wilson .... electrician
Anthony Zibelli .... first assistant camera: c camera
Anthony Zibelli .... libra head technician
 
Casting Department
Brittany N. Grooms .... extras casting assistant
Jade Moser .... casting assistant
George Pierre .... extras casting assistant
Iain Rodgers .... extras casting director: Bahamas
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sylvia Akuchie .... set costumer
Shilla Benning .... costumer
Sekinah Brown .... associate costume designer
Sarah Downer .... additional set costumer
Rhonney Greene .... key costumer
Lonnie McQuarters .... costume shopper
Lonnie McQuarters .... wardrobe assistant
Gertrude Moore .... head tailor
Margaret Robbs .... costumer
Valerie L. Rudolph .... costumer: Mr. Perry
 
Editorial Department
Bryan Cantrall .... on-line editor
Tricia Chiarenza .... color timer
Marisa Clayton .... manager (modern videofilm )
Tony Dustin .... digital film colorist
Kimberly Ellis .... post-production assistant (as Kimberly Wilhoit)
Joe Finley .... digital preview colorist
Joi McMillon .... first assistant editor
Justin Powell .... post-production assistant
Mark Sahagun .... digital intermediate editor
Ariana Young .... post-production coordinator
 
Music Department
Johnny Caruso .... supervising music editor
Sandy DeCrescent .... music contractor
Jerry Hey .... orchestrator
Joel C. High .... music supervisor
Steve Juliani .... music preparation
Stephanie Kremer .... general manager: music
David Morgenthaler .... music assistant
Rebecca Rienks .... assistant music supervisor
Peter Rotter .... music contractor
Dennis S. Sands .... music recordist (as Dennis Sands)
Erica Shieh .... music coordinator
D.L. Smith .... music technical consultant
Michael Stern .... music recordist
Michael Stern .... music scoring mixer
Jesse Voccia .... electronic music programmer
Dara Wedler .... music coordinator
Sam Zeines .... music editor
Aaron Zigman .... conductor
Aaron Zigman .... orchestrator
George Doering .... musician (uncredited)
Scott Hosfeld .... musician (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
K.C. Colebrooke .... transportation coordinator
Daniel La Fave .... driver: hair and makeup
Janet Perrotti .... driver
Michael R. Purvis .... cast trailer driver
Windi Robinson .... construction driver
Antionne Rolle .... driver: cast
Patricia Sammons .... driver
Ralph Strickland .... driver: cast
 
Other crew
Cesar Aguirre .... stand-in: Alex
Coleen Aiello .... first assistant accountant
Kevin Amick .... medic
Ozzie Areu .... president: Tyler Perry Studios
Will Areu .... senior vice president: production and operations
Gaytra Arnold .... production secretary
Alex C. Askew .... production assistant
Khalilah Birdsong .... studio manager
Ami Cohen .... production department coordinator
Michelle Coppins .... accounting clerk
Jeff Dash .... production accountant
Mark Davies .... shipping coordinator
Derron Delaney .... medic
Derrick Doose .... key set production assistant
John Findley .... location manager (as John Findley III)
Lauren Gaither .... assistant: Mr. Sacchi
Tsedy Gebeyehu .... travel coordinator
Curtis Greenwood .... executive assistant: Mr. Perry
Valencia Y. Hawkins .... executive assistant: Mr. Bobb (as Valencia Hawkins)
Liam Hearne .... post production accountant
Bill Jacks .... manager of business and legal affairs
Samuel Jerome Johnson .... location assistant
Jina Jones .... assistant: Mr. Paseornek
Kim Ju .... second assistant accountant
Rae Lockett .... executive assistant: Mr. Cannon (as Reasheal 'Rae' Lockett)
Mariden Lord .... assistant: Mr. Genier
Chasity Lowe .... set medic
Paul Lowe .... key set medic
Karen Marie Mason .... assistant location manager
Robert M. Melnik .... executive vice president of business affairs
Khanya Mkhize .... adr voice group
Gary Ousdahl .... executive assistant: Tyler Perry
John Fitzgerald Page .... stand-in: Jeff Warren
Alex Plapinger .... assistant: Ms. Ellzey
Emily Rice .... post production accountant
Alex Roman .... office production assistant
Klein Santana .... office production assistant
Jennifer Schoenherz .... executive assistant: Mr. Areu
Cassius Allen Shuman .... business & legal affairs: Lionsgate
Courtney A.G. Smith .... executive assistant: Mr. Bobb
Michelle Sneed .... assistant travel coordinator
Katherine Steets .... script supervisor
Amandla Stenberg .... adr cast
Amanda Sutton .... post production payroll accountant
Edwanna Tabb .... assistant production office coordinator
Ryan Christopher Taylor .... production assistant (as Ryan Taylor)
Jason Underwood .... assistant location manager
Shauna Brianne Wong .... credits coordinator
Jack Wu .... travel coordinator
Carole Wurst .... executive assistant: Mr. Perry
'JZ' Jihad Ziyad .... set production assistant
Larry Gilbert .... police security (uncredited)
Chris Saharek .... production assistant (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Craig Woods .... special thanks: commissioner, Bahamas Film Commission
 

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MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for thematic material including sexuality, language, drug references and some domestic violence
Runtime:
USA:121 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Certification:
Australia:M | Canada:PG (British Columbia/Ontario) | Germany:12 | Ireland:15A | Malaysia:PG-13 | Singapore:PG13 | UK:12A | USA:PG-13 (certificate #45804)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The fifth time that Louis Gossett Jr. and Cicely Tyson have worked together.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: The scene where Angela confronts the gardener in her bedroom with the pistol, she waves the pistol around with the barrel clearly visible and the slide to the rear, which indicates that the chamber and magazine are both empty. Moments later she fires another shot, but has not reloaded the pistol.See more »
Quotes:
Porter:That was a friend of ours that recently passed away.See more »
Soundtrack:
I Can't Believe ItSee more »

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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Why Did I Watch This Movie Too?, 25 January 2011
Author: Jade Noir from Canada

I had doubts about watching the prequel to this movie to begin with ("Why Did I Get Married?"). It's rating upon this site is quite low, and the opinions of my peers were not very positive either. However, after viewing and being very moved by Perry's "For Colored Girls", I wanted to sample more of his artistry anyhow. Though I was apprehensive of the first movie, I did not find it to be so terrible after I saw it.

The characters introduced can sometimes come off as overly abrasive, loud, and at other times, so meager, and pitiful, that sympathy is difficult to conjure for them. Upon watching their stories further, and seeing the plights of the individuals and their relationships, the drama and madness behind all their actions become understood and somewhat justifiable, although they can at times be outlandish. As such, I chose to view their plots an exaggerated portrayal of the adversities within a marriage, rather than an exact one.

I was curious to see how the characters' lives continued after that terrible vacation in Colorado. Sadly, I killed the entire "Why did I Get Married?" enterprise for myself. In my opinion, the sequel "Why Did I Get Married Too?" very much trivialized it's predecessor. When at one point I thought that the scripts were very much related to love, loss, and moving forward, this movie has conveyed nothing to it's viewers either than; If you have low self esteem or a husband who drowns his pain and neglect with alcohol, a new man is all you need make it all better. This theme was very romantic and well deserved in the first instalment, but pressed a very negative button for me in this one, as it was both unromantic and, in my opinion, undeserving. Plus, I can't take Dwayne Johnson's face seriously. Maybe that's what ruined everything. When I see him I just think bad movies and even worse wrestling. Not to mention, he didn't really "fit" the scene. He looked awkward. I don't know how else to put it, folks. Just awkward. At any other point, I would suggest viewing it for oneself, but I'm trying to help you, so I won't.

Initially, this movie left me looking at the screen with a quizzical expression, wondering if any of these characters had learnt ANYTHING at all from the psychological studies, exercises, and scream-match trips they take annually. Upon realizing the answer was "no", I then began to feel like I, in turn, wasted my own time, having watched movies in the hopes that they would. Of course, utter peace and harmony does not a good movie make, but the extent of their drama and angst says that a lesson ought to be learnt by at least one of them BEFORE the end of the movie. Oddly enough, the only one who I thought really did so, was the only character that was single throughout the whole movie! Maybe there's a point to be made with that... But still, there was no satisfactory ending to this. However, that is by no means a reason to continue this story any further. I knew I should have stopped when I saw Angela's pink flask.

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