The Color Purple (1985) - Plot Summary Poster

Plot Summary

  • This film follows the life of Celie, a young black girl growing up in the early 1900's. The first time we see Celie, she is 14 - and pregnant - by her father. We stay with her for the next 30 years of her tough life...

    - Written by Colin Tinto <cst@imdb.com>


The Color Purple follows the life of Celie Johnson as she struggles through life in the early 1900s...

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