The Color Purple (1985) 35th Anniversary presented by TCM
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Academy Award® winner Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover and Oprah Winfrey star in director Steven Spielberg's adaptation of Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Color Purple. From 1909 to 1949, Celie (Goldberg--Ghosts of Mississippi), a Southern Black woman, gradually gains self-respect as she strives to educate herself and to find love--despite an abusive spouse and a society biased against her race and her sex. In honor of Black History Month, this classic film returns to cinemas and includes exclusive insights from Turner Classic Movies.
- Oprah Winfrey
- Danny Glover
- Whoopi Goldberg
- Margaret Avery
- Willard E. Pugh
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Still my favorite movie! I cry at all the same scenes!⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
One of my favorite movies of all time. I read the book as well and Steven Spielberg did a magically job on this film.
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