The Color of Friendship
Mahree Bok lives on a farm in South Africa. Her father is a policeman who cannot hide his joy when activist Steve Biko is caught by the South African authorities. Piper Dellums is the daughter of a US congressman from California and who lives in a nice home in Washington DC. When Mahree is chosen to spend a semester at the Dellums’ house, she doesn’t expect that her host family would be black. Nor do her hosts suspect that she is not a black South African.
The Color of Friendship review by Soap2day
Get your popcorn on, because The Color of Friendship won`t let you go until the very end.
For 87 minutes the plot of this movie will keep you busy.
This movie stands out among similar films in the genre Biography, Drama, Family with its unconventional plot.
This movie was made in 2000 and is watched in one breath.
Kevin Hooks`s ability to set the accents in all the right places made the movie a real piece of work.
The play of the amazing actors as Allison Tolman, Anthony Burnett, Carl Lumbly, Lindsey Haun, Melanie Nicholls-King, Michelyn Emelle, Penny Johnson, Ryan Cooley, Shadia Simmons, Stephen Jennings, Susan Danford, Travis Kyle Davis deserves the highest praise!
Duration: 87 min
Rotten Tomatoes: 100%