The Inkwell Poster

Release Date: May 1st, 1994

DVD Release Date: April 8th, 2003

R|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
Drew (Larenz Tate) is a quiet 16-year-old still recovering from the trauma of accidentally burning his own house down. Drew's parents, Kenny (Joe Morton) and Brenda (Suzzanne Douglas), take the family to Martha's Vineyard, Mass., to vacation with their wealthy relatives for the summer. On the island, Drew discovers an upper-class black community that centers on parties held at a beach called the Inkwell. There, he falls for two different women (Jada Pinkett, Adrienne-Joi Johnson).

Cast: Larenz Tate, Joe Morton, Suzzanne Douglas, Glynn Turman, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Adrienne-Joi Johnson, Morris Chestnut, Jada Pinkett Smith

Director: Matty Rich

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Touchstone Pictures

Distributors: Buena Vista Pictures

Keywords: 1970s, Endearing, Mother, Love interest, House, Sister, Growing up, Father, Husband, Love, Amusing, Touching