Lackawanna Blues
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In segregation-era Lackawanna, NY, Rachel "Nanny" Crosby is a an incredible woman whose boarding home is a place where drifters and dreamers, eccentrics and excessives can always find a hot meal and a new start. Into this world comes Junior, a little boy Nanny takes in and raises as her own. Nanny's love and the stories from her boarders' damaged and haunted pasts irrevocably change the young boy's life.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 71%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's a wonderful lead performance."
‑ Richard Roeper, Ebert & Roeper
"An invigorating movie full of sexual energy."
‑ Harvey S. Karten, Compuserve
"Everyone's efforts were sadly wasted."
‑ Phil Hall, Film Threat
"Bursting at the seams with talented performers, no one misses a beat, conjuring up an atmosphere so vivid, you can taste it."
‑ Amber Wilkinson, Eye for Film
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