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Can you stream the Drama movie The Color Purple, directed by Steven Spielberg & starring Akosua Busia, Danny Glover, Margaret Avery & Whoopi Goldberg on Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime?

Streaming Guide: The Color Purple

A black Southern woman struggles to find her identity after suffering abuse from her father and others over four decades.

TAGLINE: "It's about life. It's about love. It's about us."

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Its release date is Wednesday December 18, 1985

Production details

Director Steven Spielberg
Cast Akosua Busia, Danny Glover, Margaret Avery & Whoopi Goldberg
Genre Drama
Country of origin The United States
Release date 1985-12-18
Theme Africa, Black People, Child abuse, Jazz, Pedophilia, Pregnancy & Teenage Pregnancy, Prison, Race Ethnicity, Racism, Rape, Sibling Relationship, Southern Usa & Violent Father
Place setting Georgia (U.S. State)
Time setting 1900s & 1920s
Script Alice Walker (novel) & Menno Meyjes (screenplay)
Cinematography Allen Daviau
Music Quincy Jones
Costs $15,000,000
Box Office Revenue $146,292,009
Runtime 154 min

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