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Down In The Delta

Loretta (Alfre Woodward) is a young single mother of two children living in the Chicago housing projects with her mother Rosa Lynn (Mary Alice). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: A-
Sexual Content: B+
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 112
Theater Release: 25 Dec 1998
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MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Down In The Delta is rated PG-13: for drug related material

Cast: Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine
Studio: (pictures (c)1999 Miramax Films)

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This film is African-American Maya Angelou's first attempt at directing a feature film... at the age of 70 and with a paltry $3 million budget. Angelou's familiarity with the… 
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Finding our families “roots” is, at the very least, interesting. Prior to coming back… 
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