A Hero Ain't Nothin' but a Sandwich
A Hero Ain't Nothin' but a Sandwich (1978)

Adapted from Alice Childress' inspirational novel of the same name, director Ralph Nelson's sentimental addiction drama tells the story of an intelligent yet alienated ghetto youth seduced into the world of hard drugs. Unable to… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 13, 2009
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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Shows how addiction can get the best of a person-eating a black hole in all the departments of life.

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Cassandra Maples
This is an excellent portrait of a family in the ghetto just trying to make it, with many temptations along the way including drugs & crime. Larry B. Scott… More