Cornbread, Earl and Me
Cornbread, Earl and Me (1975)

Cornbread (Keith Wilkes) is an African-American youth who strives to escape his ghetto surroundings. He does so by becoming a high school basketball star--and the idol of the other youngsters in his community. On the verge of starting… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 21, 1975
DVD Release Date: October 15, 2001
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Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Though a few overwrought scenes are reminiscent of a TV movie, on the whole this is an involving and touching film.

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