George Needleman (Eugene Levy) is an accountant at a reputable firm. He lives in a wealthy suburb with his wife (Denise Richards), his Mother (Doris Roberts) and his two kids. He is a typical working man who is working very hard at his job, so much so that he is neglecting his family more and more. Something happens at his company and he is made to be the fall guy for a money laundering scheme for the mafia. To protect them Joe (Tyler Perry) takes them to his aunt Madea’s house to lay low for a while.