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Film title: Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored
Language: English
Plot: This film relates the story of a tightly connected Afro-American community informally called Colored Town where the inhabitants live and depend on each other in a world where racist oppression is everywhere, as told by a boy called Cliff who spent his childhood there. Despite this, we see the life of the community in all its joys and sorrows, of those that live there while others decide to leave for a better life north. For those remaining, things come to a serious situation when one prominent businessman is being muscled out by a white competitor using racist intimidation. In response, the community must make the decision of whether to submit meekly like they always have, or finally fight for their rig

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Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored Cast & Crew

Al Freeman Jr.
as Poppa
Phylicia Rashad
as Ma Ponk
Leon
as Uncle Melvin
Paula Kelly
as Ma Pearl
Anna Maria Horsford
as Miss Annie
Bernie Casey
as Mr. Walter
Isaac Hayes
as Preacher Hurn
Ray J
as Cliff
Damon Hines
as Cliff at 16
Iona Morris
as Nila Fontaine
Phill Lewis
as Sammy
Taj Mahal
as Mr. Will
Polly Bergen
as Miss Maybry