Cry, the Beloved Country Reviews

October 23, 2015
A very moving film, full of simplicity and charm.
October 23, 2015
It provides a vivid and moving portrait of a cruelly divided society of exploited, uprooted black people and troubled, guilty white people and has strong biblical undertones.
October 23, 2015
Check it out.
October 23, 2015
Poignant but never overly sentimental, Cry, the Beloved Country succeeds because of the simplicity of its story, the sincerity of its performances, and the carefully crafted details with which director Korda invests the film.
October 23, 2015
It is difficult to do proper justice to the fine qualities of this film or to the courage and skill of Mr. Korda in transmitting such a difficult and sobering theme.
October 13, 2012
May 24, 2009
Well-intentioned engaging drama about South Africa's evil system of apartheid in the 1940s.
February 14, 2002
An eloquent and moving screen interpretation of Alan Paton's classic 1948 novel set in South Africa and dealing with the transforming power of forgiveness.