Alice Pratt, a hard working Christian woman, raised her two daughters while managing a simple diner of her own. Her snobbish and arrogant daughter Andrea graduated in Economic Science and works in a construction corporation while her sister Pam stayed with Alice and worked in the diner. Andrea is married to construction worker Chris, who works in the same corporation as his wife but dreams of starting up his own business. However she is being unfaithful to him - with their boss William Cartwright. William is the son of Alice's best friend, the wealthy Charlotte Cartwright. While Alice travels with Charlotte on a road trip, the ambition and infidelity of William triggers a series of events that will affect relationships in both families.
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Every truth begins with a lie. Every dream has a dark side. Every choice has a consequence....
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12 September 2008 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys
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Opening Weekend USA: $17,381,218,
14 September 2008, Wide Release
Gross USA: $37,019,849, 17 October 2008
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
Tyler Perry's character works in the construction business. In real-life, Perry actually was a construction worker before hitting it big in movies and plays. See more
At the start of the film, it is Andrea's & Chris's wedding day. During the reception Andrea as a conversation with William about still having 5 mo. left of school before she completes her degree. He offers his business card with a possible position with the company. The next scene cuts to 4 years later, where Andrea's & Chris's (or Williams) son is running into the diner, who clearly looks more than 4 years old. See more
My family has been known to prey on the weak.
References Thelma & Louise
Got To Get Back To Forgettin' You
Written by Scott Hobart
Performed by Rex Hobart & The Misery Boys
Published by Ten Eleven Music (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Bloodshot Records
By Arrangement with DePugh Music See more