5.7/10
1,856
33 user 24 critic

Native Son (2019)

TV-MA | | Drama | 6 April 2019 (USA)
Trailer
1:53 | Trailer
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.

Director:

Rashid Johnson

Writers:

Suzan-Lori Parks (adaptation), Richard Wright (based on the novel by)
3 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

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
Judae'a ... Vera (as Judaea Brown)
Jaedyn Lane Jaedyn Lane ... Jasmine
Learn more

More Like This 

Share I (2019)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

After discovering a disturbing video from a night she doesn't remember, sixteen-year-old Mandy must try to figure out what happened and how to navigate the escalating fallout.

Director: Pippa Bianco
Stars: Rhianne Barreto, Charlie Plummer, Poorna Jagannathan
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A woman surprises the family of her deceased boyfriend by telling them she's pregnant with his child.

Director: Rowan Athale
Stars: Nick Robinson, Amy Ryan, Greg Kinnear
O.G. (2018)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Louis awaits release from prison after nearly 24 years in, when young Beech is incarcerated.

Director: Madeleine Sackler
Stars: Jeffrey Wright, Theothus Carter, William Fichtner
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young woman embraces her pregnancy while she and her family set out to prove her childhood friend and lover innocent of a crime he didn't commit.

Director: Barry Jenkins
Stars: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King
Drama

After being released from the foster care system, a young woman finds work in a flower shop, where she changes the lives of others while working to overcome her own troubled past with her foster mother. Based on the NY Times bestseller.

Director: Michael Mayer
Stars: Nick Robinson, Kiersey Clemons
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A young man searches for home in the changing city that seems to have left him behind.

Director: Joe Talbot
Stars: Jimmie Fails, Jonathan Majors, Rob Morgan
Gloria Bell (2018)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.

Director: Sebastián Lelio
Stars: Julianne Moore, John Turturro, Caren Pistorius
Donnybrook (2018)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Two men prepare to compete in a legendary bare-knuckle fight where the winner gets a $100,000 prize.

Director: Tim Sutton
Stars: Michael Agee, Adam Bartley, Jamie Bell
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A young man who committed a homicide deals with the repercussions of his action.

Director: Joe Robert Cole
Stars: Ashton Sanders, Jeffrey Wright, Isaiah John
Guava Island (2019)
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A young musician seeks to hold a festival to liberate the oppressed people of Guava Island, even if only for a day.

Director: Hiro Murai
Stars: Donald Glover, Rihanna, Letitia Wright
Waves I (2019)
Drama | Romance | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Traces the journey of a suburban family - led by a well-intentioned but domineering father - as they navigate love, forgiveness, and coming together in the aftermath of a loss.

Director: Trey Edward Shults
Stars: Taylor Russell, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Alexa Demie
Silk Road (2020)
Thriller

Ross Ulbricht invents the Silk Road.

Director: Tiller Russell
Stars: Nick Robinson, Jimmi Simpson, Paul Walter Hauser
Edit

Storyline

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.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

money | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

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 »

User Reviews

 
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


2 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 33 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Release Date:

6 April 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Native Son See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed