A dealer in "outsider" art travels from Chicago to North Carolina to meet her new in-laws, challenging the equilibrium of this middle class Southern home.
A newlywed art dealer travels from Chicago to North Carolina to meet her husband's family for the first time. She soon becomes friends with her husband's pregnant sister Ashley.
The film was shot in Pfafftown, McLeansville, and Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Amy Adams was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role.