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Sounder(1972)

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Brief Synopsis

Black sharecroppers during the Depression fight to get their children a decent education.

Cast & Crew

Martin Ritt Director
Cicely Tyson Rebecca [Morgan]
Paul Winfield Nathan Lee [Morgan]
Kevin Hooks David Lee [Morgan]
Carmen Matthews Mrs. [Rita] Boatwright
James Best Sheriff [Charlie] Young
Eric Hooks Earl [Morgan]
Yvonne Jarrell Josie Mae [Morgan]
Ted Airhart Mr. Perkins
Richard Durham Perkins' foreman
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  G Premiere Info:  Atlanta Film Festival screeing: 13 Aug 1972; New York opening: 24 Sep 1972; Los Angeles opening: 12 Oct 1972
Release Date:  1972 Production Date:  [Panavision]
A Robert B. Radnitz/Martin Ritt Film
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Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Radnitz/Mattel Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  105 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • souner

    maria 2013-07-17

    why did the author made changes from the book to the film MORE>

  • Sounder

    GypsyPi3000 2013-05-19

    I'm generally not a fan of movies made in the 70s. For the most part they come across as depressing. This one starts out that way, but by the end I do... MORE>

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    Mr. Benjamin 2013-03-28

    "Sounder" is, unfortunately, like so many other cinematic treatments of literary properties, a bad movie of a great book. It's best viewed... MORE>