Washington moves from August Wilson to morbid memoir in this Christmas Day dud
Michael B. Jordan (Charles King)Chanté Adams (Dana Canedy)Jalon Christian (Jordan)Robert Wisdom (Sgt. T.J. Canedy)Tamara Tunie (Penny Canedy)Jasmine Batchelor (Gwen Canedy)Marchánt Davis (Mike Canedy)Susan Pourfar (Miriam)Vanessa Aspillaga (Robin)Grey Henson (Ciro)Johnny M. Wu (Manny)David Wilson Barnes (Schaefer)Spencer Squire (Rosenblum)Melanie Nicholls-King (Kaleshia)Annabel O'Hagan (Waitress)Ricky Tinelli (Waiter)Samuel Caleb Walker (Imhoff)Cleveland Berto (Mohammed)
1st Sgt. Charles Monroe King, before he is killed in action in Baghdad, authors a journal for his son intended to tell him how to live a decent life despite growing up without a father.