Oprah Winfrey Presents: Their Eyes Were Watching God (2005)

Oprah Winfrey Presents: Their Eyes Were Watching God

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Originally telecast March 6, 2005, by ABC, this "Oprah Book Club" TV movie is adapted from Zora Neale Hurston's novel Their Eyes Were Watching God, a certified classic of African-American literature. Covering the first 30 years of the 20th century, the film is set in Eatonville, FL, a largely black community and the home of free-spirited Janie Crawford (Halle Berry). Forced into marriage with a much older and much wealthier man at age 16, Janie endures both this unhappy union and a second … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Television
Directed By:
Written By: Suzan-Lori Parks
In Theaters:
On DVD: Nov 29, 2005
Runtime:
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Cast


as Janie Crawford

as Tea Cake

as Phoeby Watson

as Pearl Stone

as Nanny

as Logan Killicks

as Amos Hicks

as Sam Watson

as Liege Moss

as Lula Moss

as Hezekiah
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½

Never read the book before you watch the movie, because you'll always feel the movie adaptation sucks

RemiLogan
Remi Logan

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A beautiful movie! Love it!!

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Leo L

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½

This movie was a poor adaptation of a poor book. With the exception of Halle Berry, the acting was pretty bad. The attempt at make-up wasn't good either. People appear the same from decade to decade.

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