The Sweetest Gift (1998) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Sweetest Gift (1998)





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Set in Florida, this heartwarming drama chronicles the struggles of two neighboring women, one black (Diahann Carroll) and one white (Helen Shaver) to raise their children without their fathers and amidst poverty and racism. With so much in common, the women eventually become friends, but not before each of them comes to terms with their individual prejudices.


Helen Shaver
as Mrs. Martin
Diahann Carroll
as Mrs. Wilson
Marc Donato
as Chip Martin
R.D. Reid
as Mr. Tate
Rosemary Radcliffe
as Mrs. Tutweiler
Marcia Bennett
as Librarian
Susan Fletcher
as Clair Bainbridge
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