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Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013)

 -  Drama  -  29 March 2013 (USA)
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An ambitious married woman's temptation by a handsome billionaire leads to betrayal, recklessness, and forever alters the course of her life.

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Jim Adams ...
Client
Alvin Aki ...
Client #4
Sidney Baxley ...
Client #2
Renee Ford Clark ...
Sarah's Church Sister #2
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Marriage Counselor
Stephanie Marie Douglas ...
Choir Singer #1
Timothy Scott Floyd ...
Choir Singer #6
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An ambitious married woman's temptation by a handsome billionaire leads to betrayal, recklessness, and forever alters the course of her life.

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Rated PG-13 for some violence, sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »

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The Marriage Counselor  »

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$21,641,679 (USA) (29 March 2013)

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$51,954,524 (USA) (24 May 2013)
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This is the second time Ella Joyce has played Jurnee Smollett-Bell's mother. The first was the 1999 television movie Selma, Lord, Selma (1999), also filmed in Atlanta. See more »

Quotes

Judith: Why are you trying to put spit in my hair?
Ava: I'm trying to be your friend here, Judith. When people look at you, it reflects bad on me. They don't think you have a mirror or a friend. And we know we're friends. My friends don't look like this. They look like this.
[points to herself]
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Procul A Amor
Written by Zachary Hexum, Michael Corcoran and Eric Goldman
Performed by Zachary Hexum
Published by The LA Outfit, Reformatted Music and Sophisticada Music
Courtesy of Format Entertainment
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Good movie!
23 July 2013 | by See all my reviews

I actually liked this movie, I don't know why it has such bad reviews. I know a lot of people don't like Tyler perry. But he's not even in this movie. It's not a comedy at all, which is unlike Tyler perry. But I thoroughly enjoyed it.

Kim kardashian isn't as bad of an actress as you think she might be. I was expecting her to be awful, but it wasn't that bad. Obviously she shouldn't quit her day job but it was bearable nonetheless.

The story line was actually interesting, and I love movies with a twist. This movie pulled me in and played with my emotions. It made me ask myself questions and wonder what I would do if I were in the main characters shoes. I would totally watch this movie again!


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