Deliver Us from Eva Deliver Us from Eva (2003) - Trailer #1 - Directed by Gary Hardwick and starring LL Cool J, Duane Martin, Mel Jackson, Dartanyan Edmonds, Royale Watkins. Eva Dandridge is a very uptight young woman who constantly meddles in the affairs of her sisters and their husbands. Her in-laws, who are tired of Eva interfering in their lives, decide to set her up with someone so she can leave them alone. They end up paying Ray, the local “playboy,” $5,000 to date her. The plan goes by smoothly, but troubles comes when Ray actually falls in love with Eva.