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The Color Purple


Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker, The Color Purple spans the years 1909 to 1949, relating the life of Celie ([[Performer~P27431~Whoopi Goldberg~whoopigoldberg]]), a Southern black woman virtually sold into a life of servitude to her brutal husband, sharecropper Albert ([[Performer~P27278~Danny Glover~dannyglover]]). Celie pours out her innermost thoughts in letter form to her sister Nettie ([[Performer~P9878~Akousa Busia~akosuabusia]]), but Albert has been hiding the letters...more

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62 out of 100 Metascore®

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OK for kids 14+

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