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The Color Purple

PG Drama

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Synopsis

It's about life. It's about love. It's about us.

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.

Release Date 23 October 2019
Running Time 2hr 34m
Rating PG | Parental Guidance
Cast Whoopi Goldberg, Margaret Avery, Danny Glover, Akosua Busia
Director Steven Spielberg

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