PG | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
In the 1970s Harlem, garbage collector Roop feels intimidated by the idea of dating Claudine who is a single mother of six on welfare.
Features Diahann Carroll's only Oscar nominated performance.
What are you doing to do?
Charlene: Get married, and we'll both work.
Claudine: You'll both work? Together, you'll make one salary. And when the baby comes, they'll be three people living on half a salary. That's the half you can't even count on.
Charlene: Abdullah says that if...
When Roop starts to play the music in his apartment while Claudine is taking a bath, the music begins before the tonearm falls far enough to actually contact the record with the stylus.