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Go Tell It on the Mountain (1984)

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96 min | Drama

This film adaptation of James Baldwin's celebrated novel tells the journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Harlem seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a ...See moreThis film adaptation of James Baldwin's celebrated novel tells the journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Harlem seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a self-righteous and often unloving stepfather. Written by Anonymous See less
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1984 (United States)
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Paul Winfield
Gabriel Grimes Gabriel Grimes   See fewer
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Olivia Cole
Elizabeth Elizabeth   See fewer
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Rodrick F. Wimberly
Roy (as Rodrick Wimberly) Roy (as Rodrick Wimberly)   See fewer
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Rosalind Cash
Aunt Florence Aunt Florence   See fewer
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Rose Weaver
Mother Washington Mother Washington   See fewer
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Desiree Coleman
Ella Mae Ella Mae   See fewer
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Linda Hopkins
Sister McCandless Sister McCandless   See fewer
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Douglas Turner Ward
Rev. James Rev. James   See fewer
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Ruby Dee
Mrs. Grimes Mrs. Grimes   See fewer
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Ving Rhames
Young Gabriel Young Gabriel   See fewer
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Joy A. Aaron
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Deborah Deborah   See fewer
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Alfre Woodard
Esther Esther   See fewer
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Lou Walker
Rev. Joshua Rev. Joshua   See fewer
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Hugh Jarrett
Principal Principal   See fewer
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Dan Biggers
Mr. North Mr. North   See fewer
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Marion Bolton
School Teacher School Teacher   See fewer
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Pete Munro
First White Man First White Man   See fewer
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Danny Nelson
Second White Man Second White Man   See fewer
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Marci Brown
Esther's Mother Esther's Mother   See fewer
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Claude Brooks
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7.4 / 10 | 73 votes