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Native Son (2019)

TV-MA | | Drama | 6 April 2019 (USA)
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A young African-American living in Chicago enters into a seductive new world of money and power after he is hired as a chauffeur for an affluent businessman.

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Rashid Johnson

Writers:

Suzan-Lori Parks (adaptation), Richard Wright (based on the novel by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ashton Sanders ... Bigger Thomas
Margaret Qualley ... Mary Dalton
Nick Robinson ... Jan
KiKi Layne ... Bessie
Bill Camp ... Mr. Dalton
Sanaa Lathan ... Trudy Thomas
Elizabeth Marvel ... Mrs. Dalton
David Alan Grier ... Marty
Lamar Johnson ... Jackson
Jerod Haynes ... Gus
Aaron Moten ... Tony (as Aaron Clifton Moten)
Stephen McKinley Henderson ... Mr. Green (as Stephen Henderson)
Barbara Sukowa ... Peggy
Judaea Brown Judaea Brown ... Vera
Jaedyn Lane Jaedyn Lane ... Jasmine
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A young African-American living in Chicago enters into a seductive new world of money and power after he is hired as a chauffeur for an affluent businessman.

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

6 April 2019 (USA) See more »

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In the movie the Equalizer 2 Denzel Washington's character tells Ashton's character to look for a book on a the bookshelf called "Native Son." See more »

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the most helpful review clearly didn't even watch the movie...
24 June 2019 | by natcalgarySee all my reviews

In his imagination a black guy hooked up with a white girl which never happened.

Was slow burning movie but well acted and good finish.

6.2


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