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Brother John

Brother John(1971)

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Brief Synopsis

A man returns to Earth as an angel to intervene in a small-town labor strike.

Cast & Crew

Sidney Poitier John Kane
Will Geer Doc [Henry L.] Thomas
Bradford Dillman Lloyd Thomas
Beverly Todd Louisa MacGill
Ramon Bieri [Sheriff] Orly Ball
Lincoln Kilpatrick Charley Gray
P. Jay Sidney Rev. MacGill
Richard Ward Frank [Gabriel]
Paul Winfield Henry Birkardt
Zara Cully Miss Nettie
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  GP Premiere Info:  New York opening: 24 Mar 1971; Los Angeles opening: 7 Apr 1971
Release Date:  1971 Production Date:  EB; Netflix*
Color/B&W:  Color (Eastmancolor) Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  E&R Productions
Duration(mins):  94, 100 or 105 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • would like to see movie again"Please"

    Dennis J 2009-03-30

    would really like to see this movie again as Sidney Poitier brings out the best in human behaviour regardless of race. This man has the ability to make... MORE>

  • WHERE CAN I BUY THE DVD

    Viola 2008-06-19

    Another excellent movie and it needs to be added to my movie collection to watch with friends on movie night. Where can I buy it. I have checked stores in... MORE>

  • Must see movie!!

    Nina 2006-12-15

    This is a lesser known S.Poiter movie.However, it is one of his very best movies. This movie should be in everyone'sfilm library!! MORE>