Aaron (Chris Rock) is trying to get through the day as he’s about to bury his father. The family is coming in and does it become a day and a half. Ryan (Martin Lawrence), Aaron’s famed published author brother, is coming in – and refuses to help pay for the funeral. Elaine (Zoe Saldana) accidentally gives her fiancé, Oscar (James Marsden), a hallucinogenic drug when she gives him one of Jeff’s (Columbus Short) apparent ‘valium’. All at the same time a dwarf named Frank (Peter Dinklage) claiming to be Aaron’s father’s lover and trying to blackmail Aaron so that he will keep his father’s secret affair a secret.