Ratings

TMDB Rating 5.3
IMDB Rating 6.8
RottenTomatoes Rating 67%

Financials

Revenue: $0

Budget: $0

Profit: - $0


Movie Details

Tag Line: Some of his best friends were black... some of her best friends were white.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 5

Release Date: Mar 18, 1970

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Run Time: 1h 42m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Liberation Company , Columbia Pictures


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Synopsis

Undertaker L.B. Jones, the richest black man in his county of Tennessee, is divorcing his wife for infidelity with a white policeman. Taking a stand against racism, he is greeted with a hostile bunch of Southern bigots and other various stereotypes.


Main Cast

Lee J. Cobb

Lee J. Cobb

Oman Hedgepath

Age : 64 | Popularity : 27%

Anthony Zerbe

Anthony Zerbe

Willie Joe Worth

Age : 86 | Popularity : 9%

Roscoe Lee Browne

Roscoe Lee Browne

Lord Byron "L.B." Jones

Age : 81 | Popularity : 8%

Lola Falana

Lola Falana

Emma Jones

Age : 80 | Popularity : 6%

Lee Majors

Lee Majors

Steve Mundine

Age : 83 | Popularity : 27%

Barbara Hershey

Barbara Hershey

Nella Mundine

Age : 74 | Popularity : 28%

Yaphet Kotto

Yaphet Kotto

Sonny Boy Mosby

Age : 85 | Popularity : 13%

Arch Johnson

Arch Johnson

Stanley Bumpas

Age : 75 | Popularity : 7%


Crew

Department Role Name
Camera Second Unit Director of Photography
Jordan Cronenweth
Jordan Cronenweth
Director of Photography
Robert Surtees
Robert Surtees
Assistant Camera
Terry K. Meade
Terry K. Meade
Grip
Doug J. Campbell
Doug J. Campbell
Sound Sound
Jack Solomon
Jack Solomon
Original Music Composer
Elmer Bernstein
Elmer Bernstein
Writing Screenplay
Stirling Silliphant
Stirling Silliphant
Jesse Hill Ford
Jesse Hill Ford
Novel
Jesse Hill Ford
Jesse Hill Ford
Directing Director
William Wyler
William Wyler
Second Unit Director
Robert Swink
Robert Swink
Assistant Director
Anthony Ray
Anthony Ray
Editing Supervising Editor
Robert Swink
Robert Swink
Editor
Carl Kress
Carl Kress
Assistant Editor
Pieter Bergema
Pieter Bergema
Art Set Decoration
Frank Tuttle
Frank Tuttle
Production Illustrator
Mentor Huebner
Mentor Huebner
Production Design
Kenneth A. Reid
Kenneth A. Reid
Costume & Make-Up Hairstylist
Virginia Jones
Virginia Jones
Makeup Supervisor
Ben Lane
Ben Lane
Production Producer
A. Ronald Lubin
A. Ronald Lubin
Unit Production Manager
Russell Saunders
Russell Saunders
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