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There Are No Children Here

TV-PG 1993 1h 36m Drama List
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Hardworking single mother LaJoe Rivers (Oprah Winfrey) struggles to keep her family together and her children on the straight and narrow despite the many hardships thrown in her path. Stuck in a notoriously tough Chicago housing project after she loses all her savings to a fraudulent contractor, LaJoe is proud of her studious youngest son, Pharoah (Norman D. Golden II). But his eldest brother, Lafayette (Mark Lane), is a budding gang member on the verge of becoming a criminal. Read More Read Less
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Synopsis Hardworking single mother LaJoe Rivers (Oprah Winfrey) struggles to keep her family together and her children on the straight and narrow despite the many hardships thrown in her path. Stuck in a notoriously tough Chicago housing project after she loses all her savings to a fraudulent contractor, LaJoe is proud of her studious youngest son, Pharoah (Norman D. Golden II). But his eldest brother, Lafayette (Mark Lane), is a budding gang member on the verge of becoming a criminal.
Director
Anita W. Addison
Producer
Kate Forte
Rating
TV-PG
Genre
Drama
Original Language
English
Runtime
1h 36m