A Family Thing

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"With family, everything is relative."
  • PG-13
  • 1996
  • 1 hr 49 min
  • 7.0  (3,684)
  • 71

A man named Earl who lives in Arkansas discovers a lot of things when his mother passes away. His mother leaves a letter explaining that his father raped someone and that his real mother was an African American maid. She explains that his real mother died while giving birth to him. His mother’s last request was to meet his half-brother.

A Family Thing
Description
A man named Earl who lives in Arkansas discovers a lot of things when his mother passes away. His mother leaves a letter explaining that his father raped someone and that his real mother was an African American maid. She explains that his real mother died while giving birth to him. His mother’s last request was to meet his half-brother.

A Family Thing is a 1996 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 49 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0 and a MetaScore of 71.

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  • Release Date
    1996
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 49 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (3,684)
  • Metascore
    71