Down in the Delta
- 1 hr 52 min
The movie Down in the Delta came out in 1998. The main characters are played by Loretta Devine, Wesley Snipes, Al Freeman Junior, and Alfre Woodard. Down in the Delta is directed by Maya Angelou. A mother sends her children to Mississippi, to live with her brother. One of the mother's children is an addict. The uncle's plate is very full already. He runs a business, and cares for his sick wife. His wife suffers from Alzheimer's disease. The uncle has his niece help him in his restaurant business. The niece did not want to move, to Mississippi. Along the way she has to learn to accept where she is now, and her family's situation.