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A Family Thing

Rated PG-13 for some strong language, brief violence and a childbirth scene.

PG-13 109min.
 
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In this family drama, a white Southerner discovers that his family history isn't what he thought it was -- with the fact that he's half-black only one of his many surprises. Earl Pilcher, Jr. Read More
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