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Cry, the Beloved Country

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary
Stephen Kumalo (Canada Lee) is a black preacher living in South Africa, circa 1946. When his son is accused of murdering a prominent white man, Kumalo goes to Johannesburg to offer his support. With the aid of a local clergyman (Sidney Poitier), he eventually meets James Jarvis (Charles Carson), the father of the murdered youth. Enemies at first, Kumalo and Jarvis gradually learn to respect one another, a symbol of the healing that would eventually destroy apartheid.

Cast: Canada Lee , Charles Carson , Sidney Poitier , Geoffrey Keen , Reginald Ngeabo , Joyce Carey ,

Director: Zoltan Korda

Genres: Drama

Cry, the Beloved Country (1952)

Release Date: January 1st, 1952|1 hr. 43 min.

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