Saycon Sengbloh, Akosua Busia, Luptia Nyong’o, Zainab Jah , Pascale Armand - Photo Call with the cast and creative team of the Broadway play Eclipsed at the Golden Theatre. at Golden Theatre, - New York, New York, United States - Thursday 11th February 2016
Whether this was Spielberg's most desperate attempt to win an Oscar (didn't work: The Color Purple received a whopping 11 Oscar nominations and won precisely zero) or a genuine kinship with the black women of the 1910s we'll never really know. But Purple is a solid enough film, though it lacks true inspiration and gets a little wandering and lost after an hour of running time (and you've still got 1 1/2 more to go!).
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