The Green Pastures ()

directed by Marc Connelly, William Keighley
featuring Rex Ingram, Oscar Polk, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, Frank Wilson, Abraham Gleaves, George H. Reed

The Green Pastures began life as a group of "revisionist" Biblical stories titled Ol' Man Adam and His Chillun, written in exaggerated Negro dialect by white humorist Roark Bradford. These Old Testament stories were purportedly told from the point of view of an elderly black Sunday School teacher, who translated the Biblical prose into words that his congregation ("untutored black Christians" was Bradford's description) could readily understand. Thus, "De Lawd" behaves very much like a Southern black Baptist preacher; ...

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2013, Warner Brothers

UPC: 883316690819

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The Green Pastures
2006, Warner Brothers

UPC: 012569676756

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