Claudine (actress and singer Diahann Carroll) is a single mother raising six children in the projects of Harlem. Struggling to make ends meet on her meager income, Claudine resorts to welfare and must fight to keep her dignity as the welfare system forces her to jump through hoops. But her life takes a brighter turn when she finds romance with a pleasant garbage collector (James Earl Jones), who helps Claudine keep her family afloat.
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- John Berry
- This movie is
- 1975 Golden Globe Awards
- Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) nominee
- Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) nominee
- 1975 Academy Award®
- Best Actress nominee: Diahann Carroll
PGParental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
English, Spanish (Neutral)Closed captioned
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, English: Dolby Digital Mono, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentaries; trailers.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it