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Native Son (1986)

PG
111 min | Drama, Romance

In 1940s Chicago, a young black man takes a job as a chauffeur to a white family, which takes a turn for the worse when he accidentally kills the teenage daughter of the couple and then tries to cover it up.
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$ 2,000,000
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$ 1,301,121
Gross (World)
$ 1,301,121
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Dec 12, 1986 (United States)

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Elizabeth McGovern
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Carroll Baker
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5.9 / 10 | 471 votes