In this HBO miniseries about a family struggling to survive in the ghetto, a teenager (Sean Nelson) struggles to fight off the pressures of the street while his parents (Khandi Alexander and T.K. Carter) work hard to earn a steady income and establish a sense of normalcy, against long odds. Emmy Awards for Outstanding Miniseries were awarded to director Charles S. Dutton, his writing team and the show's producers.
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- Charles S. Dutton
TV-MAMature Audience Only. This program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
English, Spanish (Neutral), FrenchClosed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital 2.0 SurroundOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary; 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