The River Niger
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The River Niger
River Niger is a Tony Award-winning play turned to a movie. It features James Earl Jones as a house-painter/poet who struggles to support his cancer-plagued wife (Cicely Tyson). This is a realistic portrayal of the difficulties encountered in the poverty-stricken ghetto. ~ Rovi

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A touching family drama, an exploration of black identity and a moving parable about love"
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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