The story is set in 1962 Louisiana. The big Batiste family is headed by charming doctor Louis. Though he is married to beautiful Roz, he has a weakness for attractive women patients. One day Louis is flirting with married and sexy Metty Mereaux, not knowing that he is observed by his youngest idealistic daughter Eve, who is there by accident. Eve can not forget the incident which is traumatic for her naivete and shares a secret with older sister Cisely. Lies start to roll...

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  1. Kasi Lemmons

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jurnee Smollett

    Jurnee Smollett

    Eve Batiste

  2. Meagan Good

    Meagan Good

    Cisely Batiste

  3. Lynn Whitfield

    Lynn Whitfield

    Roz Batiste

  4. Samuel L. Jackson

    Samuel L. Jackson

    Louis Batiste

  5. Debbi Morgan

    Debbi Morgan

    Mozelle Batiste Delacroix

  6. Diahann Carroll

    Diahann Carroll


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • September 7, 1997



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