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The Learning Tree

The Learning Tree(1969)

Also Known As: Learn, Baby, Learn |

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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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  • First Time

    La Tanga 2014-01-27

    The first time I watched The Learning Tree I was in high school-1974. My History teacher had us watch this during Black History month. I truly liked this... MORE>

  • An excellent movie

    J. Breed III 2012-01-17

    My first time seeing this story of Gordon Parks young life. He told it very well. You could feel the pressures on the young teen in many of the scenes.... MORE>

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    G. Moore 2012-01-16

    This is truly a great film. It made a profound impact on me in my youth. I think it should required viewing for youth, it would provide great insightinto... MORE>