To justify waiting for Mr. Right, a woman invents a crude fiance but falls for her married marriage counselor.
HOW IT RATES
After soap opera vixen Distrella Bellefleur steals her husband and ruins her acting career, Ruth Trabante finds refuge as a strict vice principal at a small town high school. The school's victory-happy principal blackmails Ruth into coaching the drama team in a competition by threatening to expose Ruth's former life. To Ruth's dismay, nemesis Distrella Bellefleur shows up as the rival team's coach. Soon it appears that Distrella is alienating the affections of Ruth's daughter Irene, so Ruth hires an eccentric private detective to dig up the dirt on her enemy. But the more Ruth tries to keep her world under control, the more it falls apart. Finally, Ruth realizes that if her life is to have a happy ending, she must first confront a tragedy from her childhood.