A Raisin in the Sun (1961)

26 Apr

128m; U.S.

Director: Daniel Petrie

Cast: Sidney Poitier, Claudia McNeil and Ruby Dee

Synopsis (IMDB): Film based on the play by  Lorraine Hansberry.  Walter Lee Younger is a young man struggling with his station in life. Sharing a tiny apartment with his wife, son, sister and mother, he seems like an imprisoned man. Until, that is, the family gets an unexpected financial windfall…

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Posted by on April 26, 2012 in Blacks, Drama, Working Class


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