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Eve's Bayou is about a young girl (Eve) and her family growing up on a bayou in Louisiana. Eve's aunt is the small towns physic and she has the ability to see and know all with only one problem, she is blind to her own life. Eve inherits her aunt’s strange ability of knowing things and being able to see in the future and she keeps this to herself never revealing her secret until it may be too late to change things. This gift comes with a curse of its own, Death.

Everyone in the small town mocks the aunt and her abilities including the family, thinking she is crazy and knows nothing but not Eve. Eve knows of her aunt's abilities although no one knows Eve is able to do the same thing.

Based on a vision the aunt sees a family lock down is ordered by Eve’s mother forcing the children to be stuck in the house. This slowly drives each member in the family crazy in their own way.

Eve sees her family falling apart with her aunt sinking into depression, her father’s infidelity, and her mother’s wounded heart, her sister’s sanity, and the strength of her family all together. But she may be a little too late to do anything to help.

A deep dark family secret is revealed and Eve finds herself enraged and wanting only one thing, revenge. The saying be careful what you wish for comes to life in this story.

Murder, dishonesty, betrayal, hate, and anger are evolving within the house and the family. Loyalty is tested and Eve must make a tough and life changing decision. With Eve’s ability of knowing and seeing, she will be forced to choose between saving her family or to make things worse and rip them apart, permanently.

Eve's Bayou is an Drama movie that was released in 1997 and has a run time of 1 hr 49 min. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3 and a MetaScore of 78.

Eve's Bayou is available to watch and stream, download, buy on demand at HBO GO, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, iTunes, YouTube VOD online. Some platforms allow you to rent Eve's Bayou for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

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| 1997 | 1 hr 49 min | 7.3/10 | 78/100
Cast
Jurnee Smollett, Meagan Good, Lynn Whitfield, Samuel L. Jackson
Director
Kasi Lemmons
Produced By
Caldecot Chubb, Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Amin, Nick Wechsler
Language
English
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