White Lie (1991)

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In White Lie, a drama based on Samuel Charters' novel Louisiana Black, Gregory Hines plays Len Madison Jr., a New York-based mayoral press secretary who learns that his father was lynched in the South three decades earlier. Madison returns to the South, where he is intent on learning the truth about his father's death. Along the way, he is helped by a doctor (Annette O'Toole), the daughter of the white woman whom Madison's father allegedly raped and killed.
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PG-13
Genre:
Drama
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MCA Universal Home Video

Cast

Gregory Hines
as Len Madison Jr.
Annette O'Toole
as Helen Lester
Bill Nunn
as Chief Adams
Gregg Henry
as David Lester
John Lawhorn
as Uncle Ellard
Carole Mitchell-Leon
as Martha Huffer Jordan
Tom Even
as Stan Runzel
Dan Biggers
as Dr. Byden
Jerry Campbell
as Redneck #1
Bill Coates
as Black Man in Bar
Ernest Dixon
as Times Reporter
Tony Franciscus
as Young Man in Bar
Rick Andosca
as Post Reporter
Danny Nelson
as Wallace Crane
Afemo Omilami
as Bartender
Nick Searcy
as Policeman
Tonea Stewart
as Len's Secretary
Ralph Wilcox
as Len Madison Sr.
Trey Yearwood
as Walker's Grandson
Marc Macaulay
as Donald Cambio
Ed Grady
as Floyd Walker
Mary Ann Hagen
as Hospital Nun
Jon Kohler
as Tom Doughtery
Michael H. Moss
as Reporter
Alex Van
as Cambio's Advance Man
Tom Harper
as Redneck #2
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