The Liberation of L.B. Jones (1970)

The Liberation of L.B. Jones (1970)

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In this William Wyler drama (the director's final film), a rich black man (Roscoe Lee Browne) is murdered after he refuses to stop divorce proceedings against his wife (Lola Falana), who is having an affair with a white cop (Anthony Zerbe).
Rating:
R
Genre:
Drama
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In Theaters:
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Studio:
Columbia Pictures

Cast

Lee J. Cobb
as Oman Hedgepath
Anthony Zerbe
as Willie Joe Worth
Roscoe Lee Browne
as Lord Byron Jones
Lola Falana
as Emma Jones
Lee Majors
as Steve Mundine
Barbara Hershey
as Nella Mundine
Yaphet Kotto
as Sonny Boy Mosby
Arch Johnson
as Stanley Bumpas
Chill Wills
as Mr. Ike
Zara Cully
as Mama Lavorn
Joe Attles
as Henry
Lauren Jones
as Erleen
Dub Taylor
as Mayor
Larry D. Mann
as Grocer
Ray Teal
as Police Chief
Eve McVeagh
as Miss Griggs, Secretary
Sonora McKeller
as Miss Ponsella
Robert Van Meter
as Blind Man
John Jackson
as Suspect
Jack Grinnage
as Driver
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