To Sleep With Anger Poster

Release Date: October 9th, 1990

PG|1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary
Vagabond Harry (Danny Glover) pays an unexpected visit to his old chum Gideon (Paul Butler), who accepts the aimless man into his home, despite the fact that the household is already overcrowded. Hard-drinking yet charismatic, Harry both entertains and enrages Gideon and his wife, Suzie (Mary Alice). However, after Gideon falls gravely ill, Harry decides to step in and take his friend's place in the household. Unfortunately, his intentions are far from pure, and the consequences are tragic.

Cast: Danny Glover, Paul Butler, Mary Alice, Richard Brooks, Carl Lumbly, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Vonetta McGee, Wonderful Smith

Director: Charles Burnett

Genres: Drama

Keywords: 1990s, Father, Love, Sacrifice, Mother, Dark, Son, Transformation, Friendship, Emotional, Los Angeles