As a teenager Marni was the kind of girl no guy would go near and would be tormented by the mean girls, and no one was meaner to her than Joana the head cheerleader. Years later, she's a successful woman with a good job. When she goes home for her brother's wedding she discovers that her brother is marrying Joana. And he doesn't know what she did to Marni. When they meet she wants Joana to apologize for the way she treated her but Joana feigns ignorance. When Marni tells her mother, Gail about her and Joana, Gail tells her to try and put it behind her. But when Gail meets Joana's aunt Mona, it turns that she's her old friend Ramona who was her friend in high school whom she had falling out with with years ago, and Gail is unaware what caused it. Gail feels like Mona is trying to thumb her success in her face. When Marni learns that Joana does remember her she sets to expose her to her brother.
What doesn't kill you... is going to marry your brother.
24 September 2010 (USA)
See more »
Opening Weekend USA: $8,407,513,
24 September 2010, Wide Release
Gross USA: $25,702,053
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $32,005,248
See more on IMDbPro »
Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
See full technical specs
Did You Know?
Just after Gail drop the earring down the drain and kicks off the waste pipe to try and retrieve it causing her to get soaked, she puts the waste pipe back in place and the water immediately stops pouring even though a loose pipe is clearly usable and the waste pipe has nothing to do with water flowing to the sink. See more
...let's be honest, you can only run a suicide hotline so long before it starts to take its toll.
Do you still have that number ?
The first part of the credits is interspersed with Marni introducing the band that plays at the wedding. See more
Written by Cathy Dennis
, Henry Jonback
(as Henrik Jonback), Christian Karlsson
, Pontus Winnberg
Performed by Britney Spears
Courtesy of Jive Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing See more