Tyler Perry's Top-Grossing 'Family Reunion'

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Tyler Perry as Uncle Joe.

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Madea's Family Reunion grossed more than $30 million in its opening weekend at the box office. The movie's writer, director and co-star, Tyler Perry, talks with Ed Gordon about the lure of his main character, an outspoken black woman.

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