Lisette and husband Chino face marital difficulties. She is fed up with the kids, while he has job troubles. His mother Rosaria hates Lisette and the neighborhood tramp has designs on Chino. Things get even worse when Chino goes to jail and Lisette gets a good job uptown. Can this marriage be saved? Written by
For Lisette, everyday has become independence day.
Did You Know?
With this, her debut feature, Director Darnell Martin
was reputedly the first black American woman to write and direct a film for a major Hollywood studio. See more
You know what your problem is? You never think about the other person.
Good night, other person.
It's morning, Chino.
Referenced in New York at the Movies
Try a Little Tenderness
Written by Harry M. Woods
(as Harry Woods), Jimmy Campbell
and Reginald Connelly
(as Reg Connelly)
Produced by Dallas Austin
and Arnold Hennings
Performed by Barrio Boyzz
Courtesy of SBK Records/ERG See more