R | | Drama, War
Two men return home from World War II to work on a farm in rural Mississippi, where they struggle to deal with racism and adjusting to life after war.
Mary J. Blige's experience going through her divorce from Kendu Isaacs fueled the hurt and heaviness in her performance in the film.
You better get a hurry along. We ain't gonna make it.
Henry McAllan: Oh, we will. We have to.
Henry McAllan: Take a break. Come on. My turn.
Jamie McAllan: "We will. We have to."
Jamie McAllan: That was my brother, Henry. Absolutely certain whatever he wanted to happen would.
The first McAllan child would not have been born any earlier than late 1939. Yet the two young girls happily greet by name their "Uncle Jamie" after he returns from four years of war. Neither child would have been old enough to remember Jamie before his departure in 1941.