In the early days of the civil rights movement, a Southern plantation owner holds his sharecroppers in virtual slavery. Purlie comes home as a preacher who will shake things up and bring freedom to his people.
|Released:||January 1, 1981|
|Genres:||Comedy Family Musical|
|Cast:||Robert Guillaume Sherman Hemsley Melba Moore Rhetta Hughes|
|Crew:||Ossie Davis Philip Rose Peter Udell Rudi Goldman|