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The Color Purple 1985

★★★★★★★★★★ IMDb: 6.9 Runtime:154 minutes
Description: 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.
Runtime: 154 minutes
Genres: Drama,
Directors: Steven Spielberg,
Cast: Whoopi Goldberg, Margaret Avery, Danny Glover, Akosua Busia, Oprah Winfrey, Willard E. Pugh, Desreta Jackson, Rae Dawn Chong, Adolph Caesar, Dana Ivey, Leonard Jackson, Bennet Guillory, John Patton Jr., Carl Anderson, Susan Beaubian, James Tillis, Phillip Strong, Laurence Fishburne, Peto Kinsaka, Lelo Masamba, Jeris Poindexter,