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The 2009 drama comedy film Diary of a Tired Black Man is an independent movie which combines a great balance of comedy and drama according to writer and director Tim Alexander. It was also made to have a very documentary like film, yet of course it is still an actual scripted film. The movie stars Jimmy Jean-Louis played by James, Tim Alexander the narrator who plays himself, Paula Lema playing Tonya, and Natasha M. Dixon playing Bridgette. Magnolia Pictures an acquisition of the worlds rights and created this inspiring and hilarious movie.

Diary of a Tired Black Man was made to be both a narrative drama and comedy movie that was also combined with a bit of documentary footage which was shot across the entire country. This scripted narrative portion has centered around James who was played by Jimmy Jean-Louis and his beautiful wife Tonya played by Paula Lema. James has been struggling to keep his marriage with his wife sane, as his wife suffers from outbursts and antagonistic anger. The documentary part of this film follows Mr. Tim Alexander while he goes throughout trying to get feedback, commentary, and opinions from real life African American women and men in various places across the United States. He asks the people about the challenges they have been dealing with upon their dating relationships and marriages.

James decides to get help from respected people who know are able to guide him into breaking free from his bad habits and create a better relationship with his wife. He decides to go around gaining advice on how others create a good marriage and have a good life with those that they love. Marriages are very tough to deal with and overcome, so the advice he gains and the techniques he learns are truly wonderful.

James in the end is able to discover techniques on how some people live happier lives because of the principles which they share in the documentary aspect of the film.

Diary of a Tired Black Man is an Comedy, Drama, Romance movie that was released in 2009 and has a run time of 1 hr 48 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.0.

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| 2009 | 1 hr 48 min | 5.0/10
Jimmy Jean-Louis, Paula Lema, Tim Alexander, Natasha McCrea
Tim Alexander
Produced By
Tim Alexander, David Gueringer, Mohsen Saeedy