Nightjohn (1996)

"Words Are Freedom"
TMDb Score
Not Yet Rated 1 hr 32 minJun 1st, 1996Drama, TV Movie

John is a man of many talents, including one forbidden skill: he can read. When he teaches a young slave girl named Sarny to read and write, she learns an unforgettable lesson about the power of words and the true meaning of freedom.

Beau Bridgesas Clel Waller
Carl Lumblyas Nightjohn
Bill Cobbsas Old man