The unintentional shooting by police of a star basketball player has profound personal, political and community repercussions in this acclaimed adaptation of the novel Hog Butcher by Ronald Fair. The film marks Laurence Fishburne’s screen debut.
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This film I give 3.5 close to 4 but climax of the film wasn't enough for me. I enjoyed the acting and the characters as they grew with the story.. The juxtaposition of the main character Cornbread and his experience with the police officers experience in a sense it made everything a little predictable. However for the time this movie was made I am proud, of the strong female characters & diverse narratives told.