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The Color Purple

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MPAA Rating: PG-13
Genre: Drama
Director: Steven Spielberg

An epic tale spanning forty years in the life of Celie, an African-American woman living in the South who survives incredible abuse and bigotry. After Celie's abusive father marries her off to the equally debasing ''Mister'' Albert Johnson, things go from bad to worse, leaving Celie to find companionship anywhere she can. She perseveres, holding on to her dream of one day being reunited with her sister in Africa. Based on the novel by Alice Walker.

Cast :

  • Whoopi Goldberg
  • Celie
  • Danny Glover
  • Albert
  • Margaret Avery
  • Shug Avery
  • Oprah Winfrey
  • Sofia
  • Willard Pugh
  • Harpo
  • Adolph Caesar
  • Old Mister
  • Akosua Busia
  • Nettie
  • Desreta Jackson
  • Young Celie
  • Rae Dawn Chong
  • Squeak
  • Dana Ivey
  • Miss Millie
  • Leonard Jackson
  • Pa
  • Bennet Guillory
  • Grady
  • John Patton Jr.
  • Preacher
  • Carl Anderson
  • Reverend Samuel
  • Susan Beaubian
  • Corrine
Producers :
Steven Spielberg , Frank Marshall , Kathleen Kennedy , Quincy Jones
Writers :

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