MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 19,795 this week

Turning Point (I) (2012)

7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 17 users  
Reviews: write review

A compelling drama of complacence, karma, moral justifications and redemption. A Nigerian-American playboy deals with the consequences after abandoning his American sweetheart for an arranged wife from back home.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 9990 titles
created 07 May 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Turning Point" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Turning Point (2012)

Turning Point (2012) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Turning Point.

Videos

1 video »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

In this comedy, deep hidden secrets surface, conflicting views arise, passions boil over, tempers flare, and a baby is born. All spawning from...The Great Divide.

Director: Ibrahim Yilla
Stars: Tichina Arnold, Golden Brooks, Dacia Fernandez
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Director: Demetrius Navarro
Stars: Erlinda Navarro, K.D. Aubert, Daniel Luján
Cheaper to Keep Her (Video 2011)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

When a married couple is ready to call it quits, they always want different things. Raymond Mays wants a divorce and Morgan Mays wants alimony. When the fed-up judge decides Morgan deserves... See full summary »

Director: Je'Caryous Johnson
Stars: Brian McKnight, Vivica A. Fox, Karen Malina White
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Mid-air difficulties forces a Nigerian commercial plane into an emergency landing with devastating consequences.

Director: Obi Emelonye
Stars: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Jim Iyke
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

When her daughter joins a ballet company, a former dancer is forced to confront her long-ago decision to give up the stage to have a family.

Director: Herbert Ross
Stars: Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine, Mikhail Baryshnikov
Turning Point I (2011)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A coming-of-age tale of three friends and the high school road trip that will forever influence their lives.

Director: Ryan Moser
Stars: Swen Temmel, Manuel Domenech, Ashton Bingham
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
Director: Christopher Nolen
Stars: Jaci Williamson, Alex Thomas, Buffie Carruth
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Ali (Lawrence Adisa), is a struggling real estate agent and ladies man who has never desired to commit to anyone or anything.

Director: Ronnie Warner
Stars: Mekhi Phifer, Lawrence B. Adisa, Brian Hooks
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

LORD, ALL MEN CAN'T BE DOGS is a riveting story of the lives of two people, Lisa and Tim Johnson, whose struggles are closely tied with the four spirits that reside in their home.

Director: T.J. Hemphill
Stars: Vivica A. Fox, Christian Keyes, Elise Neal
Four Seasons (2014)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Christopher Nolen's "Four Seasons" is a story about Xavier Lamar (Keith Robinson), a 35 year old man who is "almost" ready to settle down with one woman and get married. Xavier has decided ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Nolen
Stars: Keith Robinson, Christian Keyes, Robin Givens
The Divorce (TV Movie 2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Successful TV anchorwoman, Yolanda Massey (Dawnn Lewis), is celebrating her recent divorce by throwing herself a divorce party with her closest sorority girlfriends. Coming along for the ... See full summary »

Director: Donald Welch
Stars: Jonelle Allen, Tatyana Ali, Joelle Allen
The Good Life (2012)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Christopher Nolen's "The Good Life" is the story of Jacques and Marianne Vandelay, a highly successful African American couple. They are happy but both are keeping dark secrets from each other.

Director: Christopher Nolen
Stars: Tangi Miller, Richard Gallion, Christian Keyes
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Jackie Appiah ...
Grace
Igoni Archibong ...
Ade
Ed Aristone ...
Divorce Attorney
...
Stacey
...
Renee
Fares Boulos ...
African Time
...
Marvin
Brian Chasey ...
Angry Customer
...
Collegue #1
...
Dollar Rain
...
Client #1
...
The Boss
Michael Gualtieri ...
Mike
Juan-Carlos Guzman ...
Ricky
Franziska Huber ...
Payment Waitress
Edit

Storyline

Set in New York city, the plot explores ethnic prejudice amongst the various black communities in America when a Nigerian playboy deals with the consequences after abandoning his American sweetheart for an arranged wife from back home. Ade (Igoni Archibong) is a playboy Nigerian-American investment banker in New York City. He is in a relationship with keen-to-marry African-American Stacey (K.D. Aubert). Her family (Ernie Hudson, Cynda Williams) had been cautious of this "African" but begins to warm to him due to his professional success and charm. However, Ade's manipulative mother (Patience Ozokwor) back in Nigeria would rather her son gets serious and dumps "that girl with no traceable roots" in favour of a wife from within her social circle. He is tricked into visiting Nigeria only to discover an arranged marriage had already been conducted on his behalf with a complete stranger. Reluctantly, Ade accepts the new wife, Grace (Jackie Appiah), since she is beautiful and seems ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

You Don't Know What You've Lost Till You Need It

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 May 2013 (Nigeria)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$100,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Turning Point (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?