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Good Deeds (2012)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  24 February 2012 (USA)
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Businessman Wesley Deeds is jolted out of his scripted life when he meets Lindsey, a single mother who works on the cleaning crew in his office building.

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Businessman Wesley Deeds is jolted out of his scripted life when he meets Lindsey, a single mother who works on the cleaning crew in his office building.

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Wesley Deeds is About to Discover the Person He Was Meant to Be.

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, language, some violence and thematic material | See all certifications »

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$15,583,924 (USA) (24 February 2012)

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$35,010,192 (USA) (11 May 2012)
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Actresses Thandie Newton and Rebecca Romijn were born on the exact same day: 06. November 1972 - this is their first movie together. See more »

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At the night club, Natalie's friend Mark says he has never met her future husband. After Natalie's friends bring her home, no introductions are made, but as they leave Wesley calls out "Mark, you better not be driving." See more »

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[first lines]
Wesley Deeds: [narration] My name is Wesley Deeds the Third. I grew up fifth-generation Ivy League graduate. I can tell you my pedigree all the way back to the tribe that my greatest grandfather came from. I was born into privilege, groomed by my father to be a businessman, to take over his company, groomed by my mother to be a gentleman. I was told where to stand and how to dress, how to cut my hair, and what I would be doing for the rest of my life from the time that I was five years old. And ...
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Baroque Adagio
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Performed by Yuki Tanaki and Jay Weigel
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I loved it!!
16 June 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Great cast and story. Love Tyler Perry as the leading man and happy to see Brian White and Phylicia Rashad in roles different from their normal characters. I'm not a fan of people who make poor choices because of pride, but it's a real part of life and Thandie Newton did an excellent job portraying Lindsey as a single mother down on her luck. This movie tugged at my heart strings and didn't let go. It will disappoint anyone needing CGI explosions, car chases and random loud bangs to enjoy a movie. However, anyone needing those things probably won't go see this movie. I can only assume the low rating is due to the low number of reviews. You should take IMDb ratings with a grain of salt. No way that Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy should have a 7.2 (it was literally like watching paint dry) nor should this movie have a 3.6.


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