Their Eyes Were Watching God is an American Broadcasting Company television movie aired on March 6, 2005 at 9 p.m. EDT based upon Zora Neale Hurston's 1937 novel of the same name. The film was directed by Darnell Martin and produced by Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Productions (Winfrey served as the host for the broadcast.) Its teleplay was by Suzan-Lori Parks, Misan Sagay, and Bobby Smith, Jr. Wikipedia
Phoebe Watson: If that Tea Cake ever shows his behind in Eatonville again, he'll wish he hadn't. He knew you had just lost Joe, so he took advantage of you and your money. Janie Starks: He ain't wasted none of my money. And if he were here, he'd tell everybody so, too. Phoebe Watson: But he gone, ain't he? Janie Starks: (silent; gives just the smallest nod) Phoebe Watson: He dragged you down to his level, and then... Janie Starks: Y'all think he did me wrong. Phoebe Watson: Janie, we all know he did you wrong! Janie Starks: Well, I ain't stunned by what they think.