History Film / DiaryOfAMadBlackWoman

9th Nov '16 11:08:53 PM karategal
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* BrokenAesop: You know the moral about loving God and trusting Him with your life and problems and worshipping only Him that this movie tries to preach? Well, that gets broken by Madea of all people who told a tale about a man who used to abuse her who she was so angry with that even when she was at his ''funeral,'' she beat him down an extra two feet (from the six feet he was under already), all while proclaiming that she did it because sometimes "God waits too long" to answer our prayers or get revenge on those who we feel deserve it.

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* BrokenAesop: You know the moral about loving God and trusting Him with your life and problems and worshipping worshiping only Him that this movie tries to preach? Well, that gets broken by Madea of all people who told a tale about a man who used to abuse her who she was so angry with that even when she was at his ''funeral,'' she beat him down an extra two feet (from the six feet he was under already), all while proclaiming that she did it because sometimes "God waits too long" to answer our prayers or get revenge on those who we feel deserve it.



* DrugsAreBad: There is a plotline with Brian and his wife, Debrah, whose drug addiction has caused them some marital problems. Her drug habits and addictions had gotten so bad that Brian kicked her out of the house at the last straw. [[spoiler: Don't worry, she got better.]]

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* DrugsAreBad: There is a plotline with Brian and his wife, Debrah, Debra, whose drug addiction has caused them some marital problems. Her drug habits and addictions had gotten so bad that Brian kicked her out of the house at the last straw. [[spoiler: Don't worry, she got better.]]



* HeelFaceTurn: [[spoiler: After being shot and paralyzed by his drug dealer client, cleaned out finacially by his mistress before leaving him, tortured by his scorned wife for the wrong he has done to her, Charles [[HeelRealization realizes the error of his ways]] and apologizes to Helen. Afterwards, he begins to rehabilitate, along with Helen's help, in [[RecoverySequence a montage]]. At church, he even confesses his sins and [[Literature/TheBible turns to god]].]]

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* HeelFaceTurn: [[spoiler: After being shot and paralyzed by his drug dealer client, cleaned out finacially financially by his mistress before leaving him, tortured by his scorned wife for the wrong he has done to her, Charles [[HeelRealization realizes the error of his ways]] and apologizes to Helen. Afterwards, he begins to rehabilitate, along with Helen's help, in [[RecoverySequence a montage]]. At church, he even confesses his sins and [[Literature/TheBible turns to god]].God]].]]



-->'''Madea:''' And i know whoop yo ass!

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-->'''Madea:''' And i I know whoop yo ass!



** [[UngratefulBastard Ungrateful Bitch]]: Brenda. [[spoiler: After Charles is paralyzed she almost immediately opts to have them terminate his life support if need arise, but since Helen was still technically Charles' wife that decision was turned down. Brenda also fired the staff of Charles' house, cleaned out his bank account, and abandoned him.]]

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** [[UngratefulBastard Ungrateful Bitch]]: Brenda. [[spoiler: After Charles is paralyzed paralyzed, she almost immediately opts to have them terminate his life support if need arise, but since Helen was still technically Charles' wife that decision was turned down. Brenda also fired the staff of Charles' house, cleaned out his bank account, and abandoned him.]]



* YourCheatingHeart: Charles, who not only cheated with a mistress(and possible other women), but had children with said mistress.

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* YourCheatingHeart: Charles, who not only cheated with a mistress(and mistress (and possible other women), but had children with said mistress.
20th Sep '16 4:11:35 PM Anicomicgeek
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* ActingForTwo: Tyler Perry portrays Madea, Joe, and Brian, Helen's attorney cousin.



* MeanCharacterNiceActor: Steve Harris, who plays Charles, looks like the meanest person on the planet, but Tyler Perry said he was very friendly.



* SeparatedAtBirthCasting: Cicely Tyson and Kimberly Elyse have more than just a casual resemblance to each other.
14th May '16 4:50:49 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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A 2005 movie directed Darren Grant and starring TylerPerry, adapted from a stage play of the same name.

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A 2005 movie directed Darren Grant and starring TylerPerry, Creator/TylerPerry, adapted from a stage play of the same name.
27th Mar '15 2:12:57 PM MagBas
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** Well it is understandable,[[spoiler: seeing how the original ending might have set a [[UnfortunateImplications bad precedence]] on [[DomesticAbuse abusive relationships]].]]
27th Dec '14 1:39:05 AM johnnyfog
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->''"This is like watching an [[Film/ErnestPWorrell Ernest]] movie and having 10 minutes of Ernest with an hour and a half of melodrama about abortions."''\\
--'''[[WebVideo/TheSpoonyExperiment Miles Antwiler]]''' [[http://moviemoses.wordpress.com/2010/09/27/diary-of-a-mad-black-woman-darren-grant-2005/ on]] the Madea character

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->''"This is like watching an [[Film/ErnestPWorrell Ernest]] movie and having 10 minutes of Ernest with an hour and a half of melodrama about abortions."''\\
--'''[[WebVideo/TheSpoonyExperiment
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-->--'''[[WebVideo/TheSpoonyExperiment
Miles Antwiler]]''' [[http://moviemoses.wordpress.com/2010/09/27/diary-of-a-mad-black-woman-darren-grant-2005/ on]] the Madea character
4th Nov '14 2:24:54 PM thecarolinabull01
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* MeanCharacterNiceActor: Steve Harris, who plays Charles, looks like the meanest person on the planet, but Tyler Perry said he was very friendly.
2nd Oct '14 7:09:45 PM Erin582
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* BrokenAesop: You know the moral about loving God and trusting Him with your life and problems and worshipping only Him that this movie tries to preach? Well, that gets broken by Madea of all people who told a tale about a man who used to abuse her who she was so angry with that even when she was at his ''funeral,'' she beat him down an extra two feet (from the six feet he was under already), all while proclaiming that she did it because sometimes "God waits too long" to answer our prayers or get revenge on those who we feel deserve it.
2nd Oct '14 6:45:20 PM Erin582
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* NeverTrustATrailer: Despite the title of the movie and the serious undertones of the trailer, many viewers were distracted by the large, crossdressing man played by Perry himself and forgot that the movie was a comedy''-drama'' rather than just a comedy.
2nd May '14 12:45:19 AM johnnyfog
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->''"This is like watching an [[Film/ErnestPWorrell Ernest]] movie and having 10 minutes of Ernest with an hour and a half of melodrama about abortions."''\\
--'''[[WebVideo/TheSpoonyExperiment Miles Antwiler]]''' [[http://moviemoses.wordpress.com/2010/09/27/diary-of-a-mad-black-woman-darren-grant-2005/ on]] the Madea character
10th Apr '14 2:52:49 PM STFilmmaker
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* CoversAlwaysLie: Somewhat, Madea is a mad black woman, but not the Mad Black Woman portrayed in the film, [[spoiler: it's Helen.]]
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