You know, do Broadway musicals, choreograph the Oscars. There's more trouble when Faith, the ex-stripper, needs a piano player and finds Teri's husband Kenny available. So when you want to have this victory dinner? But I always did what she asked. One of the biggest drama in the movie was Terri catching her husband Miles sleeping with cousin Faith. This isn't the money from the will? Twenty three hours, minutes, seconds of labor. We were thinking about that name. I don't want no drama here.
Big mama told me where she stashed a lot of money. You do what you have to do to stay strong. I'll see if anybody can hook you up with a job. Teri, the oldest, is an uptight but very successful attorney. See what your daddy got you? Ahmad, baby, I don't think you should be in here. Soul food cookin' is about cooking from the heart.
Yeah, Kenny called me yesterday, and told me about a job. She wanted to taste Miles just like Miles wanted to taste her. Later when Mama Joe has died and the family is reunited for a Sunday dinner the preparation of the meal will likely spark an appetite, especially the fried catfish. Big Mama had Moms tag along, in case Pops tried anything. It is obvious that as soon as she moves in, the cousin and neglected husband will hook up. Like I was saying, it's always good to, you know. More folks, more eats, more souls.
She told me about your little felony situation. The shop is doing well right now. You got much game, Bird. Maxine chastises her son for lying, but Ahmad says tearfully that it was the only way to get everyone back together again, citing it was Big Mama's dying wish. However, macaroni and cheese just does not compare to timpani, nor is the presentation nearly as elaborate as films like Babette's Feast or Eat Drink Man Woman. The biggest cliché is with Big Mama. I thought I was gonna be at Mama Joe's.
Never have, maybe never will. I've been hearing good things about you. It's about this bullshit system. Besides, I gotta get my career together. We were all on the toilet all night. They got two and a half kids-- me, my sister Kelly.
I would say between those two women 95% of their marriages lasted because the women choose to stay and accept their husband wrongdoings and unfaithfulness. Edmonds, Michael McQuarn, Robert Teitel, Llewellyn Wells Screenwriter: George Tillman Jr. He yells and screams at her in the back room and storms out, leaving Bird crying. Yo, man, we'll find you something, all right? So much so that Kenny lends him money to keep up the charade. A lot of bad things happened while you were gone. We can't even agree on anything as small as Sunday dinners. Or, um, make her co-sign on a car.
Don't tell me about tradition. It also seems unconvincing and out of place, considering all the downbeat action that has come before. She walks around the house in Chanel sandals. Aunt Bird said nobody showed up. Put it in the iron pot. I loaned her money, Max. The kitchen represents family whether the people in it are cooking soul food, tacos or chicken casserole.
As you can see, we didn't sell the big house. This is, uh, my surprise, everybody. Big Mama said she should have named them Vinegar and Oil. Have you told anybody else about this? Mmm, with your fine self. You find a job yet? What y'all doing in here? You know what I mean? Girl, you are gettin' thick.
That's Aunt Teri and Uncle Miles-- Iike Miles Davis. You need to worry about your own husband and why he's sleeping with her! I love you, Big Mama. . Needless to say, it doesn't end well. No matter what you do around the house. I'm gonna fuck you up, Dread Man! Who knows, perhaps it will become a part of your families' holiday tradition too.
The two have an affair and are caught by Teri, which later leads to a near-violent confrontation at Kenny and Maxine's 11th wedding anniversary party when she furiously comes after the two with a. It also features many shots of delicious looking soul food dishes being served steaming hot. You aren't hurtin' 'cause you gave Bird money for that shop. It came out the year I met my husband and we've watched it together nearly every Thanksgiving for the past 15 years. Ahmad is young but observant, and starting with his clues we learn that Teri and Mile's marriage has lost its spark--Teri is a workaholic who's not interested in her husband's music. Cartoon series would later lampshade this in an episode.