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 had an Aunt who was very much like her character Florence, who had worked for (and raised a bunch of kids in) a white family who loved her. Additionally, the experiences of her grandmother helped her in playing the role.
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.
Jamie picks up Ronsel during a pouring rainstorm, but when Ronsel enters the truck, he's completely dry.