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Mama Flora's Family 

Mama Flora reflects on her life while trying to help her grand-daughter get her life right and be a better mother for her son. All while bringing the family she has left back together. Movies takes place from the 1910s to the 1970s.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
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 Mama Flora 2 episodes, 1998
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 Young Flora 2 episodes, 1998
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Wynton Yates ...
 Don (Teenager) 2 episodes, 1998
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 Diana (Teenager) 2 episodes, 1998
Patty Mack ...
 Pearl (1913-1919) 2 episodes, 1998
Michelle Benjamin Cooper ...
 Pearl (1932-1942) 2 episodes, 1998
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 Pearl (1955-1970) 2 episodes, 1998
Wesley Yates ...
 Booker Palmer (Age 8) 2 episodes, 1998
Preston Wigasi Brant ...
 Booker Palmer 2 episodes, 1998
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 Young Willie 2 episodes, 1998
Tommy Hollis ...
 Reverend Jackson 2 episodes, 1998
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 Ernestine 2 episodes, 1998
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 Ruthana (Teenager) 2 episodes, 1998
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 Booker Palmer (Adult) 2 episodes, 1998
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 Mrs. Hopkins (Younger Woman) 2 episodes, 1998
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 Mrs. Hopkins (Older Woman) 2 episodes, 1998
Carol Mitchell-leon ...
 Flora's Mama 2 episodes, 1998
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Tom Even ...
 Judge Bennett 2 episodes, 1998
Tom Turbiville ...
 Officer Kowalski 2 episodes, 1998
Patrick Reid Binion ...
 Officer Vizzo 2 episodes, 1998
Johnny Cenicola ...
 Sam Phillips (Age 8) 2 episodes, 1998
Mitchell Laurance ...
 State's Attorney 2 episodes, 1998
Kathryn Firago ...
 Mrs. Phillips 2 episodes, 1998
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Timothy Michaels ...
 Kevin Hopkins (Young Man) 2 episodes, 1998
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 Deacon Sanford 2 episodes, 1998
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 Flora's Pa 2 episodes, 1998
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 Sam Phillips (Young Man) 2 episodes, 1998
Tonea Stewart ...
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 Another Boy 2 episodes, 1998
Benji Wilhoite ...
 White Boy 2 episodes, 1998
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 Johnny Metzer 2 episodes, 1998
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 Charlie (1912) 2 episodes, 1998
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 Charlie (1941) 2 episodes, 1998
John Lawhorn ...
 Porter #1 2 episodes, 1998
Endia Yates ...
 Ruthana (Age 5) 2 episodes, 1998
Cekoya Tolbert ...
 Ruthana (Age 10) 2 episodes, 1998
David Kote ...
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Stuart Culpepper ...
 General Whitlow 2 episodes, 1998
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 Kevin Hopkins (Older Man) 2 episodes, 1998
J. White Burton ...
 Mary Mitchell 2 episodes, 1998
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 Mr. Anderson 2 episodes, 1998
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 Clerk (1955) 2 episodes, 1998
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 Gavin Hopkins 2 episodes, 1998
Angela Thigpen ...
 Victoria 2 episodes, 1998
Georgia Allen ...
 Nana Fleming 2 episodes, 1998
Shawn Shepard ...
 Black Soldier 2 episodes, 1998
Bob King ...
 Farmer (1920) 2 episodes, 1998
Kedren Werner ...
Eliott Keener ...
 Medicine Man 2 episodes, 1998
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 Older Nurse 2 episodes, 1998
Gerald Brown ...
 Another Man (1941) 2 episodes, 1998
Ron Leggett ...
Annie Joe Edwards ...
 Landlady 2 episodes, 1998
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 Man (1941) 2 episodes, 1998
Erik Kilpatrick ...
Libby Whittemore ...
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 Woman with Baby 2 episodes, 1998
Richie Dye ...
 Star Café Manager 2 episodes, 1998
Mert Hatfield ...
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 Waitress 2 episodes, 1998
Wendy Boatright ...
 Shapely Blonde 2 episodes, 1998
Craig Winkleman ...
 Young Man 2 episodes, 1998
James Mayberry ...
 Blood Donor #1 2 episodes, 1998
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 Public Defender 2 episodes, 1998
Scott Oliver ...
 Judge Hogan 2 episodes, 1998
Antonne Broussard ...
Joe Cobb Jr. ...
 Dock Worker #2 2 episodes, 1998
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 Bar Patron 2 episodes, 1998
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Davontae Jones ...
 Malcolm (Age 4) 2 episodes, 1998
Javontae Jones ...
 Malcolm (Age 4) 2 episodes, 1998
Kevin Kersey ...
 Young Kevin 2 episodes, 1998
Tina King ...
 House Maid 2 episodes, 1998
Earl Maddox ...
Faye Yvette McQueen ...
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 Lincoln Fleming 2 episodes, 1998
Kalaab Morton ...
 Malcolm: Baby 2 episodes, 1998
Kameron Morton ...
 Malcolm: Baby 2 episodes, 1998
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Dij Sparkx ...
 Biker / ... 2 episodes, 1998
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Mama Flora reflects on her life while trying to help her grand-daughter get her life right and be a better mother for her son. All while bringing the family she has left back together. Movies takes place from the 1910s to the 1970s.

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Flora et les siens  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Though they do not share scenes, Erika Alexander plays the younger version of Queen Latifah's grandmother. They starred together as best friends on all 5 seasons of the Fox sitcom "Living Single" playing best friends Max and Khadijah. See more »

Goofs

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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A Perfect '10'
11 November 1998 | by See all my reviews

My wife and I had no problem sitting through this 3+ hour movie. In fact we could have watched more. It goes to show, they can still make interesting films without nudity and cursing. We

also went through a half dozen hankies. Tom


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