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Cicely Tyson, Paul Winfield, Kevin Hooks, Carmen Mathews View All


Martin Ritt (Director), Lonne Elder III (Screenplay) View All

Release: Sep. 24th, 1972
Runtime: 1 hour, 45 minutes
The oldest son of a loving and strong family of black sharecroppers comes of age in the Depression-era South after his father is imprisoned for stealing food.
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The eldest son, David Lee, is forced to step up as the man of the family when his father, Nathan Lee, is arrested for stealing food for his family and sent to a prison work camp.


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