In New York City's Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction.
Thanks for saving me.
You saved me first.
And I'll save you again.
And I'd save you again.
[a brief pause]
Next time that bastard, Maurice, comes near, me I'll chop his bollocks off!
I know you will. I'll help you.
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After the end credits there's a scene of Kylie looking at her fish. See more »