Difficult tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who each face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone, the eldest daughter, and Anney her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen as her last chance.
Lew Jacobs <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for strong depiction of sexual and violent abuse, including a rape scene involving a young girl
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Did You Know?
Originally produced for Turner Network Television, the network ultimately rejected it due to scenes of sexual abuse. It was subsequently picked up by the Showtime channel. See more
(00:12:57) Dermot Mulroney's character (Lyle Parsons) is driving along a road past a modern looking house with a very modern looking red truck parked in the driveway. See more
"People pay for what they do, and still more for what they allow themselves to become. And they pay for it simply; by the lives they lead." James Baldwin.
Let Your Light Shine On Me
Performed by Blind Willie Johnson
Written by Blind Willie Johnson
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