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Directed by Tyler Perry. With Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Vanessa Williams, Brandy Norwood, Kim Kardashian West. An ambitious married woman's temptation by a . May 13, Temptation, the movie and play, written and directed by Tyler Perry stars Vanessa Williams (Janice) as the owner of an upscale dating agency. Mar 16, Oprah Winfrey, 62, and Tyler Perry, 46, are no longer seeing eye to eye when it comes to business. A source tells Daily Mail Online it is causing.
Judith is ordered by boss Janice Vanessa Williams to cultivate Harley Robbie Jonesa high-tech multimillionaire Janice hopes will invest in the firm.
Harley is unhappy because he says it's tough "to be able to buy whatever you want, and beg for what you need.
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He even grills her about her marriage: Does he bring out the best in you? Judith takes on an entirely new personality as a sultry, well-dressed, wine-swilling -- and brazen -- adulteress. It's time for the Rev. Sarah to reappear, lecturing all in her path, including Brice. There's the predictable bickering, and when she learns that Brice has faltered in attending worship services, Sarah proclaims, "You need yo' behind whipped with the King James Version!
But it's mostly just talk, talk, talk -- slow moving, and not in the least compelling.UB Clips: Tyler Perry's "Temptation" Vanessa Williams Speaks on "Janice"
The film contains an adultery theme with two nongraphic adulterous encounters, drug use, sexual banter and fleeting crass language. Some material may be inappropriate for children under The marriage counselor can tell that she has met someone else and decides to tell her a story about her sister, Judith.
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We then go back in time, where Judith and her childhood sweetheart Brice are growing up through the years together, as soulmates. The two later get married and move to Washington, D. While at work, Brice meets another employee, Melinda Brandy. Melinda reveals she is on the run from an abusive ex-boyfriend. Judith is dissatisfied with her job and anxious to start her own marriage counseling business, but Brice tells her to wait until they are more financially stable. Judith becomes upset with Brice, when he refuses to confront a group of men who catcall her on their way home from dinner.
Judith meets Harley Robbie Jones at work. Harley, a wealthy Internet entrepreneur who wants to invest in Janice's business, attempts to seduce Judith as they work late on matchmaking surveys.
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When Harley questions the absence of sex in the surveys, Judith says she does not believe in premarital sex. Harley says Judith's sex life is boring. Judith, now questioning her sex life with Brice, tries to improve it, but fails. Judith changes her hair and makeup for her birthday and Brice fails to notice the change or remember her birthday. At work, Judith receives flowers that she believes are from Brice.
Harley appears and notes her change in appearance—the flowers are actually from him.
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Harley claims he is willing to do anything to be near her. At home, Judith leaves a cupcake with a candle in it on the counter.
Realizing his mistake, Brice dances and sings in a cowboy outfit for her. The two make up. Janice sends Judith to New Orleans with Harley to finalize a deal with shareholders, telling her to flirt with Harley, but also to be careful.
Judith's co-worker, Ava Kim Kardashiangives Judith a makeover.
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In New Orleans, Judith and Harley complete the business deal and go dancing and sightseeing. On the way home, Harley seduces Judith and they have sex in his private jet. Unhappy with Brice's inattentiveness, Judith sneaks out to meet Harley and they have sex again. He demands that she leave Brice and offers to help with her business.