[United States] : Hearst Entertainment Inc. ; Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by Xenon Pictures, c2001.
1 videodisc (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Oprah Winfrey, Robin Givens, Cicely Tyson, Jackée, Larenz Tate, Lynn Whitfield, Mary Alice, Olivia Cole, Moses Gunn, Paula Kelly, Leon, Lonette McKee, Barbara Montgomery, Phyllis Yvonne Stickney, Paul Winfield, William Allen Young.
Producers, Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay, Karen Hall ; director, Donna Deitch ; director of photography, Alexander Gruszynski ; editor, Jerrold L. Ludwig ; music, David Shire.
Originally broadcast on television in 1989.
Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life.
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