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A Raisin in the Sun (1961) Movie Information

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Daniel Petrie


Sidney Poitier
Ruby Dee
Louis Gossett Jr.
Claudia McNeil
Diana Sands
John Fiedler





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The patriarch of an African-American family in the middle of the twentieth century dies and leaves ten thousand dollars in life insurance to his family. What they do with it is both tragic and inspirational. -- sapien

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I thought, at times, it was a bit melodramatic. But, I suppose that's to be expected from a movie that was originally a play. Other than that though, it was an excellent movie. Now, I wanna see P. Diddy's remake! lol.

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