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A Patch of Blue

A Patch of Blue(1965)

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Brief Synopsis

A blind white girl falls in love with a black man.

Cast & Crew

Guy Green Director
Sidney Poitier Gordon Ralfe
Shelley Winters Rose-Ann D'Arcey
Elizabeth Hartman Selina D'Arcey
John Qualen Mr. Faber
Kelly Flynn Yanek Faber
Debi Storm Selina, age 5
Renata Vanni Mrs. Favaloro
Saverio LoMedico Mr. Favaloro
Robert Burks Director of Photography
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 10 Dec 1965
Release Date:  1965 Production Date:  [Panavision]
A Pandro S. Berman-Guy Green Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Pandro S. Berman Productions
Duration(mins):  105 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Nuance

    Linda Scott 2014-07-20

    Sidney's portrayal of Gordon was no less than brilliant. Every time I watch this movie, I see something different. He was careful to brush by Selina,... MORE>

  • A Patch of Blue

    Dashiell B. 2013-02-19

    A touching romantic drama. Poitier & Hartman in an Oscar-nominated debut share the first inter-racial on-screen kiss, Winters deservedly won the Best... MORE>

  • A Favorite Classic

    I_Fortuna 2013-01-21

    I love this movie and greatly admire Poitier. I think this is such an important contribution to films and marks a troubled time in American history. It is... MORE>