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The Green Pastures

The Green Pastures(1936)

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Brief Synopsis

God tests the human race in this reenactment of Bible stories set in the world of black American folklore.

Cast & Crew

Rex Ingram De Lawd/Adam/Hezdrel
Oscar Polk Gabriel
George Reed Mr. Deshee
Abraham Gleaves Archangel
James Fuller Cain the Sixth
George Randol High Priest
Ida Forsyne Noah's wife
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 16 Jul 1936
Release Date:  1936 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono, Vitaphone Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  90 or 93 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • Again, please!,

    Alice 2016-06-09

    Would you please, please, show this film again, Soon? Looks great. Wonderful music! Not enough God-honoring films. Please make it soon. Thank you. MORE>

  • WE'S ALL RIGHT, LAWD!

    Jatona Walker 2016-06-06

    I was attending Prairie View A & M University when I first heard that expression! My cousin was watching a movie and called me in tosee that... MORE>

  • I love the music

    Marilyn Steber 2016-01-18

    So what if this movie is as "dated" as I am; we were born the same year! The spirituals sung in the introduction are priceless. Some of them,... MORE>