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Tyler Perry Studios (Firm)

Overview
Works: 64 works in 96 publications in 1 language and 13,423 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tyler Perry Studios (Firm)
Tyler Perry's Why did I get married too? ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gathered together in the Bahamas for their annual one-week reunion, four close couples eagerly reconnect, sharing news about their lives and relationships. But their intimate week in paradise is disrupted by the unexpected arrival of Sheila's ex-husband, Mike, who hopes to break up her new marriage with Troy and win her back. With their relationships hanging in the balance when they return home, each couple must choose between blame and forgiveness
For colored girls ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
Tyler Perry's The family that preys by Tyler Perry ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wealthy socialite Charlotte Cartwright and her dear friend Alice Pratt, a working class woman of high ideals, have enjoyed a lasting friendship throughout many years. Their lives become mired in turmoil as their adult children's extramarital affairs, unethical business practices and a dark paternity secret threaten to derail family fortunes and unravel the lives of all involved. Alice's self-centered daughter, Andrea, is betraying her husband Chris by engaging in an affair with her boss. Charlotte's son, William is cheating on his wife Jillian. William's true focus is to replace the COO of his mothers' lucrative construction corporation. Meanwhile, Alice's other daughter Pam tries to steer the family in a more positive direction. Charlotte and Alice decide to take a cross-country road trip to rediscover themselves and possibly find a way to save their families from ruin
Daddy's little girls ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monty is a blue-collar mechanic who enlists the help of a successful-but-lonely attorney while trying to gain custody of his three daughters from his treacherous ex-wife and her larcenous boyfriend. Along the way, the working relationship between the blue collar dad and his uptown attorney grows into something more. As these two people try to overcome their different backgrounds, they find love. Monty struggles to protect his children from abuse and neglect, and a community looks to purge itself from the criminals terrorizing their neighborhood
Tyler Perry's Madea goes to jail by Tyler Perry ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a high-speed freeway chase puts Madea 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 couldn't be happier at Madea's misfortune. But her eccentric family members, the Browns, rally behind her, lending their special 'country' brand of support. Meanwhile, Assistant District Attorney Joshua Hardaway is on the fast track to career success. But Hardaway lands a case too personal to handle - defending Candace Washington, a woman he went to college with and who is now a prostitute and former drug addict. Handling the case would be a conflict of interest, so he asks his fianceĢe and fellow ADA Linda Holmes 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
Tyler Perry's Madea's witness protection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Wall Street banker has been involved with the mob in a Ponzi scheme, forcing him to enter witness protection with his family in Madea's house down South
Tyler Perry's Good Deeds ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A successful, wealthy businessman, Wesley Deeds has always done what's expected of him, whether it's assuming the helm of his father's company, tolerating his brother's misbehavior at the office or planning to marry his beautiful but restless fiance, Natalie. But Wesley is jolted out of his predictable routine when he meets Lindsey, a down-on-her-luck single mother who works as a cleaning person in his office building. Outspoken, impulsive and proud, and also recently evicted
Tyler Perry's Madea's big happy family ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madea, everyone's favorite wise-cracking, take-no-prisoners grandma, jumps into action when her niece, Shirley, receives distressing news about her health. All Shirley wants is to gather her three adult children around her and share the news as a family. It's up to Madea, with the help of the equally rambunctious Aunt Bam, to gather the clan together and make things right the only way she knows how: with a lot of tough love, laughter, and the revelation of a long-buried family secret
Tyler Perry's I can do bad all by myself ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Madea catches sixteen-year-old Jennifer and her two younger brothers looting her home, she decides to take matters into her own hands and delivers the young delinquents to the only relative they have: their aunt April. A heavy-drinking nightclub singer who lives off of her married boyfriend, April wants nothing to do with them. But her attitude begins to change when Sandino, a handsome Mexican immigrant looking for work, moves into April's basement room. Making amends for his own past, Sandino challenges April to open her heart. Now, April has to decide between her old ways and the new possibilities of family, faith, and love
Madea's big happy family the play ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Shirley, the mother of five grown children with different lifestyles, finds it difficult to get her whole family together at the same time to tell them some important news, Madea, the family "Matriarch General" steps in to help
Tyler Perry's Madea gets a job, the play ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a judge orders Madea to do 20 hours of community service at a local retirement home, the residents and staff are not ready for Madea's brand of 'the truth'. All's well that ends well when Madea helps the residents of Easy Rest Retirement Home realize the importance of family, love and forgiveness
Aunt Bam's place ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When family's falling out, it's time to call in Aunt Bam to set a few things straight! Bam's nephew-in-law is granted weekend visitation with his children, but his drunken ex shows up with trouble in mind. Now it's up to Bam to calm things down
Laugh to keep from crying ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Step into Tyler Perry's neighborhood, peel back the rough exterior, and behold! Get on the laugh wagon as some of your favorite stage stars strut, sing, and remind us, no matter how tough it gets, that laughter, faith, and love are the best remedies
The haves and the have nots [the play] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grandma Hattie Mae's family is poor and struggling to save her home. The Willis family is filthy rich. When Hattie's daughter, Rose, and son-in-law, Frank, go to work at the Willis estate, it appears as if their financial worries are over. But when Mrs. Willis tries to buy Frank's affections, both families learn that choices often come with a price
Tyler Perry's House of Payne by La Van Davis ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A multigenerational working-class family experiences all of life's struggles with faith, love, and most importantly humor. There's no better place to hang out than with the Paynes as they explore life to its fullest in the funniest house on the block
Tyler Perry's House of Payne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fire chief Pops is still hoping for some peace and quiet, but between his son Calvin, his nephew C.J., and C.J.'s mischievous kids, Malik and Jazmine, there are plenty of fires to put out on the home front. Supported by Ella, his ever-patient wife, Pops keeps his family together with uplifting good humor
Tyler Perry's House of Payne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Making marriage and family work is always a gamble, but there's no better place to find the odds working in one family's favor. Volume Seven of this hit series finds Pops, the clan's head man, once again faced with a full house of jokers, including son Calvin, nephew C.J., and C.J.'s kids, Malik and Jazmine. Fortunately, his loving and loyal wife, Ella, chips in to help deal with the real-life issues confronting everyone in this winning show
Tyler Perry's meet the Browns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Browns keep the laughter coming! Every time the front door opens, expect the unexpected. Mr. Brown and his clan will surprise, delight, and have viewers rolling on the floor and speaking Brownese! Includes episodes 81-100
House of Payne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tenth volume finds Pops & Ella still praying for peace and quiet, but being answered with three generations of family, all in one house, that simply won't empty the nest. Along the way they discover with faith and patience things work out as intended
Tyler Perry's meet the Browns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Browns keep the laughter coming. Every time the front door opens, expect the unexpected. Mr. Brown and his clan will surprise you, delight you and have you rolling on the floor. But beware, before you know it, you'll be speaking Brownese
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (42)