Fiction Lover's Film Companion
The matriarch of an African American family in Chicago hosts an "attendance required" dinner every Sunday designed to hold the family together, even as sibling squabbles threaten to pull it apart. Basis of the cable television series.
Starring Vanessa Williams, Vivica A. Fox, Nia Long and Irma P. Hall.
Directed by George Tillman Jr. and produced by Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds.
1997, 115 mins. Rated R.
Showing in Room A-5, on the Lower Level.