A Wake in Providence (1999)

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Comedy. Anthony is a young aspiring actor who lives with his girlfriend who is attractive, successful - and Afro-American, and therefore a secret as far as Anthony's family is concerned. When, therefore, Anthony has to travel back to Rhode Island to pay his respects on the death of his grandfather, he returns accompanied by his girlfriend to face their reactions - good or bad.

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