- 1 hr 32 min
Thirty year old Hilary Burns has always struggled to gain the approval of her demanding mother, Meredith. After a long period of bad luck when it comes to life and love, Hilary finally thinks she has her life in order. With a job as a writer for a newspaper and a hunky lawyer boyfriend named Jason, Hilary assures her mother that she will be bringing home someone for Thanksgiving weekend that she can actually approve of. But, when Hilary simultaneously gets fired from her job and dumped by her fiance, who apparently has other priorities more important than her, Hilary notices she may have jumped the gun. In a frantic attempt to cover up the chaos, Hilary hires a fake lawyer boyfriend, David, who poses as her Fiance in front of her whole family. But, soon Hilary unexpectedly starts to develop real feelings for her fake fiance. In attempt to turn a lie into something real, Hilary goes on and plans her fake wedding in hopes that she will end up with a real husband.