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Cry, the Beloved Country

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Released 1995, 'Cry, the Beloved Country' stars James Earl Jones, Richard Harris, Vusi Kunene, Leleti Khumalo The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 51 min, and received a score of 71 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which collated reviews from 14 experienced critics.

Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "Reverend Stephen Kumalo (James Earl Jones) is a back-country Zulu preacher in South Africa. When his son (Eric Miyeni) is accused of robbery and murder, Kumalo journeys to Johannesburg, where he is helped by a local priest (Vusi Kunene). He eventually meets James Jarvis (Richard Harris), the father of the murder victim, who is a prominent white supremacist. However, they discover common ground, and their mutual respect becomes a symbol of apartheid's eventual demise."

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