Pinky

Pinky (1949)

"The poignant story of a girl who fell hopelessly in love!"
TMDb Score
73
Not Yet Rated 1 hr 42 minSep 28th, 1949Drama

Pinky, a light skinned black woman, returns to her grandmother's house in the South after graduating from a Northern nursing school. Pinky tells her grandmother that she has been "passing" for white while at school in the North. In addition, Pinky has fallen in love with a young white doctor, Dr. Thomas Adams, who knows nothing about her black heritage.

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Starring
Jeanne Crainas Patricia 'Pinky' Johnson
Ethel Barrymoreas Miss Em
Ethel Watersas Dicey Johnson