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The Learning Tree

The Learning Tree(1969)

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Brief Synopsis

A black boy growing up in Kansas dreams of a better life in this film version of director Gordon Parks's autobiography.

Cast & Crew

Gordon Parks Director
Kyle Johnson Newt Winger
Alex Clarke Marcus Savage
Estelle Evans Sarah Winger
Dana Elcar Sheriff Kirky
Mira Waters Arcella Jefferson
Joel Fluellen Uncle Rob
Malcolm Atterbury Silas Newhall
Richard Ward Booker Savage
Russell Thorson Judge Cavanaugh
Peggy Rea Miss McClintock
Carole Lamond Big Mabel
Kevin Hagen Doc Cravens
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  New York opening: 6 Aug 1969
Release Date:  1969 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Warner Bros.--Seven Arts, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Winger Enterprises
Duration(mins):  107 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Been wanting to see The Learning Tree for years.

    Richard 2018-01-24

    Finally. Been wanting to see this ever since I learned our illustrious gov't added to the national archives. On TCM as I write this. Had the pleasure... MORE>

  • guess i am not going to france.

    a.morris 2018-01-16

    I think Gordon parks was a better director than franois Truffaut . Gordon parks was a handsome albert einstine. sorry if I spelled einstine wrong.. but I... MORE>

  • THE LEARNING TREE

    DAMIAN LATIMER 2017-06-08

    I LIKE THIS MOVIE.CAN YOU GUYS SHOW IT AGAIN SOON? MORE>