Once Upon A Time ... When We Were Colored

  • 1996
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Biography, Drama

This sentimental recreation of African-American experience in the segregated South makes for passable family entertainment, but it's neither bitter nor moving enough to leave much of an impression. Born in a Mississippi cotton field to an unmarried sharecropper, young Clifton (Charles Earl "Spud" Taylor Jr.) is sent to live with his loving grandpa (Al Freeman...read more

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Cast

Credits

Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Clifton Taulbert
Producer (2 Credits)
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Butch Lewis
Co-Producer (2 Credits)
Clifton Taubert
Paulette Millichap
Assoc. Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
David Pincus
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Michael Clausen
Art Director (1 Credit)
Geoffrey S. Grimsman
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Costumes (1 Credit)
Winnie D. Brown
Casting (1 Credit)
Jackie Brown-Karman
Sound (1 Credit)
Mike Patillo