The Color Purple
The Color Purple

In Theaters Feb 23

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

The Color Purple

A 35th Anniversary Event

PG , 160 Minutes

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.

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. 

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The Color Purple

Run Time: 2 hours 40 minutes

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Categories: Classics

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