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PG-13| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
Sinclair family matriarch Rosa Lynn (Mary Alice) raises enough money to help her two grandchildren and drug-addicted adult daughter, Loretta (Alfre Woodard), move to a small Mississippi town in order to escape the dangers of inner-city Chicago. There, Loretta and her kids are taken in by her gruff uncle, Earl (Al Freeman Jr.), who attempts to instill a work ethic and sense of history in his niece. With the help of Earl's tough love, Loretta does her best to put her past demons behind her.

Cast: Alfre Woodard , Al Freeman Jr. , Mary Alice , Esther Rolle , Loretta Devine , Wesley Snipes , Mpho Koaho , Kulani Hassen

Director: Maya Angelou

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Miramax Films, Showtime Entertainment

Down in the Delta (1998)

Release Date: December 25th, 1998|1 hr. 51 min.

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