's classic play A Raisin in the Sun
tells the story of an inner-city African-American family trying to buy a house in a predominantly white Chicago neighborhood. They discover that their fight against the racist elements in the neighborhood demands a greater commitment than they realized. LaTanya Richardson Jackson
and Denzel Washington
star as Lena Younger and Walter Lee Younger, a mother and son with two very different ideas about how to approach the future of their family.