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R| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
When Michelle (Kimberly Elise) is only 12 years old, she is raped by Reggie (Clifton Powell), the boyfriend of her mother (Loretta Devine). When her mother does not believe her accusations, Michelle runs away and begins a downward spiral that includes drugs and prostitution, eventually landing in prison. There she hears of Bishop T.D. Jakes (playing himself), a preacher who works with women like her. Jakes takes an interest in Michelle's case and visits her.

Cast: Kimberly Elise , Loretta Devine , Debbi Morgan , Michael Boatman , Clifton Powell , Idalis DeLeon , Sean Blakemore , Ricky Harris

Director: Michael Schultz

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Magnolia Films

Woman Thou Art Loosed (2004)

Release Date: October 1st, 2004|1 hr. 39 min.

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critic reviews (10)
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  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    As a film it plays like a heavy-handed morality tale one might come across on a middling cable network. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Offers a compelling portrait of human tragedy and the journey to redemption. show more

  • 38
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    If you're looking for cinema, skip this. But as a religion-based self-help workshop for victims of ­childhood abuse, it'sa deadly accurate button-pusher. show more

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