Cry, the Beloved Country (African Fury)
Cry, the Beloved Country (African Fury) (1951)

This deliberately paced British film about a black rural priest and a white landowner whose paths cross in 1940s South Africa remains one of the most powerful cinematic statements on racism. Based on Alan Paton's landmark novel, Cry the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: February 20, 1992
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Well-intentioned engaging drama about South Africa's evil system of apartheid in the 1940s.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

An eloquent and moving screen interpretation of Alan Paton's classic 1948 novel set in South Africa and dealing with the transforming power of forgiveness.

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