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Mama Flora's Family (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  8 November 1998 (USA)
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The life of Flora, a poor black sharecroppers's daughter, and her family from the 1920s to the 1990s.

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Mama Flora
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Young Flora
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Willie
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Luke
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Don
Wynton Yates ...
Don (Teenager)
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Diana (Teenager) (as Sicily)
Patty Mack ...
Pearl (1913-1919)
Michelle Benjamin Cooper ...
Pearl (1932-1942) (as Michelle Benjamin-Cooper)
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Pearl (1955-1970)
Wesley Yates ...
Booker Palmer (Age 8)
Preston Wigasi Brant ...
Booker Palmer (as Preston Brant)
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Albie
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Young Willie
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The life of Flora, a poor black sharecroppers's daughter, and her family from the 1920s to the 1990s.

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Flora et les siens  »

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When blood covered young Flora goes to pick up her crying baby after his father has been shot, the baby has blood on the bottom of his diaper (and on his body) that was obviously there BEFORE Flora picked him up. See more »

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Spectacular!!
25 May 1999 | by (Hollywood Ca) – See all my reviews

I must admit i found this piece of work to be a great tribute to Alex Haley and my hat goes off to Cicely Tyson who still has the great ability to make us feel. I must say that Queen Latifah (Dana Owens) is such a talent (Whew!!)I also thought that Hill Harper,Blair Underwood,Leland L.Jones and of course the rest of the cast were well picked. Much success to all the cast and crew especially to Director Peter WernerIII for seeing the vision and making it come to life before our eyes.


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