My Brother's Wedding
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My Brother's Wedding
"My Brother's Wedding" is a tragic comedy that takes place in South Central Los Angeles. The story focuses on a young man who hasn't made much of his life as of yet, and at a crucial point in his life, he is unable to make the proper decision, a sober decision, a moral decision. This is a consequence of his not having developed beyond the embryonic stage, socially. He has a distinct romantic notion about life in the ghetto and yet, in spite of his naive sensitivity, he is given the task of being his brother's keeper; he feels rather than sees, and as a consequence his… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A tragicomedy of the highest order"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
"Burnett is recognized by some critics as the best filmmaker no one knows."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"[Director Charles Burnett] paints a world of complex family dynamics and social relations..."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Turner Classic Movies Online
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