Men Don't Tell (1993 TV Movie)
Laura MacAffrey: Ed, what are you going to tell everyone - about why we're splitting?
Ed MacAffrey: [after a long pause] The truth.
Cindy: Stop it, mommy! Stop yelling!
Laura MacAffrey: Don't talk to me like that; I am your mother!
Cindy: I want you to stop it!
[Laura slaps her very hard]
Cindy: [cries out in pain] OW!
Ed MacAffrey: NO!
Laura MacAffrey: [about to hit her again] Stop cry...
[Ed grabs Laura]
Ed MacAffrey: DON'T YOU DARE HIT HER!
Cindy: Grandpa? Is mommy gonna be okay?
Alan MacAffrey: I sure hope so, sweetheart. Come here.
Cindy: Well, is mommy gona get into trouble?
Alan MacAffrey: In trouble for what, honey?
Cindy: Well, for what she did to daddy.
Alan MacAffrey: What do you mean?
Cindy: Well, for being so mean to daddy all the time and yelling and breaking things and hitting us and stuff.
Alan MacAffrey: [amazed] Mommy... did all this?