Green Pastures

  • 1936
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Religious

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, this is The Gospel According To Marc--Connelly, that is. Using a series of brief sketches by Roark Bradford, Connelly and coscreenwriter Gibney fashioned an interesting--though grossly racially stereotyped--account of the Bible using an all-Black cast. The film takes place in a sunday school where the teacher begins...read more

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, this is The Gospel According To Marc--Connelly, that is. Using a series of brief sketches by Roark Bradford, Connelly and coscreenwriter Gibney fashioned an interesting--though grossly racially stereotyped--account… (more)

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