- Mon Mar 23, 2009, 2:19 AM GMT
Nicolas Cage-starring thriller 'Knowing' has won the tightest race to claim the top slot at the North American box office this weekend, beating out 'I Love You, Man' and 'Duplicity'.READ MORE
At long last, Madea returns to the big screen in "Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail." This time America's favorite irreverent, pistol-packin' grandmomma is raising hell behind bars and lobbying for her freedom...Hallelujer!
After a high-speed freeway chase puts Madea (Tyler Perry) in front of the judge, her reprieve is short-lived as anger management issues get the best of her and land her in jail. A gleeful Joe (Tyler Perry) couldn't be happier at Madea's misfortune. But Madea's eccentric family members the Browns (David and Tamela Mann) rally behind her, lending their special "country" brand of support.
Meanwhile, Assistant District Attorney Joshua Hardaway (Derek Luke) is on the fast track to career success. But Hardaway lands a case too personal to handle - defending young prostitute and former drug addict Candace Washington (Keisha Knight Pulliam) - and asks his fiancee and fellow ADA Linda Holmes (Ion Overman) to fill in on his behalf. When Candace ends up in jail, Madea befriends the young woman, protecting her in a "motherly" way as only Madea can.
As ticket sales for 'Watchmen' continue to decline from its opening weekend, 'Race to Witch Mountain' uses the chance to steal the North American box office's top slot.READ MORE
Though falling short of industry expectations, 'Watchmen' manages to refrain 'Madea Goes to Jail' from nabbing North American box office top slot for the third time, and wins the overseas sales.READ MORE
The 3-D concert movie featuring Jonas Brothers, 'Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience', is unable to dethrone Tyler Perry's 'Madea Goes to Jail' from the top box office slot over the weekend.READ MORE