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PG| 1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary
A ghetto boy (Larry B. Scott) becomes addicted to heroin, and his mother (Cicely Tyson) and foster father (Paul Winfield) help him fight it.

Cast: Cicely Tyson , Paul Winfield , Larry B. Scott , Helen Martin , Glynn Turman , David Groh , Kevin Hooks , Kenneth Green

Director: Ralph Nelson

Genres: Drama

A Hero Ain't Nothin' but a Sandwich (1977)

Release Date: January 1st, 1977|1 hr. 47 min.

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