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River Niger (Motion picture)

To all my friends on shore: Bill Cosby stars as Blue, an inner-city father struggling to save enough money to buy a house for his family. His obsession with money causes him to neglect his family. When his son (Dennis Hines) is diagnosed with fatal sickle-cell anemia, Blue realizes his priorities need to change.

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  • "John Henry"@en
  • "Death of a prophet"@en
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  • "To all my friends on shore"@en

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  • "To all my friends on shore: Bill Cosby stars as Blue, an inner-city father struggling to save enough money to buy a house for his family. His obsession with money causes him to neglect his family. When his son (Dennis Hines) is diagnosed with fatal sickle-cell anemia, Blue realizes his priorities need to change."@en
  • "The River Niger: In this gripping, intimate look at life in the ghetto, Johnny Williams is a house painter who moonlights as a poet, struggling to financially and emotionally support his cancer-ridden wife Mattie. But times are tough and the poverty-troubled streets are even tougher, and it takes every ounce of Johnny's love and courage for the couple to make it through."@en
  • "Story of a ghetto family torn apart by a revolution, but held together through misfortune. Examines what might happen, and how people will react, when the tension of city life turns to violent revolution."@en
  • "Story of a ghetto family torn apart by a revolution, but held together through misfortune. Examines what might happen, and how people will react, when the tension of city life turns to violent revolution."
  • "Based on the play of the same title, this film tells the story of a family struggling to overcome poverty and bigotry."
  • "A house-painter/poet struggles to support his cancer-plagued wife."
  • "A house-painter/poet struggles to support his cancer-plagued wife."@en
  • "The River Niger: A house-painter/poet struggles to support his cancer-plagued wife. Death of a prophet: Combines documentary footage with reenactments to weave a fascinating work. A suspense thriller which follows the events in the final 24 hours of the life of religious and political leader Malcolm X."
  • "The story of a family in the Watts section of Los Angeles dealing with financial woes, illness and crime."@en
  • "Employs a blend of news footage, dramatization, and interviews to recreate the final days and assassination of religious and political leader Malcolm X. Begins with a series of interviews with those who were close to the slain civil rights leader. The main part of the film consists of a dramatization of the last day of Malcolm X's life."@en
  • "River Niger: The saga of an African American family's struggles to overcome poverty and racism. Blood tide: A man and his wife go to a primitive Greek island to find the wife's missing sister and discover that human sacrifices are being offered to a mysterious sea monster."
  • "Story of a ghetto family torn apart by a revolution, but held together through misfortune. Examines what might happen, and how people will react, when the tension of city life turns to violent revolution."
  • "River Niger: Story of a ghetto family torn apart by a revolution, but held together through misfortune. Examines what might heppen, and how people will react, when the tension of city life turns to violent revolution."@en
  • "A gathering of old men: A regular day in a Louisiana sugarcane plantation changes course when a local white farmer is shot."@en
  • "Blood tide: An adventurer hunting for treasure in Greece accidentally frees a monster that forces local villagers to sacrifice virgins."@en
  • "River Niger: The saga of an African American family's struggles to overcome poverty and racism."@en
  • "Story of a family struggling to overcome poverty and bigotry."
  • ""In this gripping, intimate look at life in the ghetto, Johnny Williams is a house panter that moonlights as a poet, struggling to financially and emotionally support his cancer-ridden wife Mattie. But times are tough and the poverty-troubled streets are even tougher, and it takes every ounce of Johnny's love and courage for the couple to make it through their strife, finding redemption." -- Container."
  • "Blood tide: A man and his wife go to a primitive Greek island to find the wife's missing sister. When they arrive, they discover that human sacrifices are being offered to a mysterious mythical sea monster and the sister is to be the next victim."@en
  • "The story of a ghetto family torn apart when the inner city tensions bring on a revolution."@en
  • "Story of a ghetto family torn apart by a revolution, but held together through misfortune. Examines what might heppen, and how people will react, when the tension of city life turns to violent revolution."
  • "The River Niger is a searing saga of an African American family's struggles to overcome poverty and bigotry as they make their way in a society that holds them down."@en

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  • "Biographical films"@en
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  • "Feature films"@en
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  • "Horror films"@en
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  • "Documentary films"@en
  • "Juvenile works"@en
  • "DVD-Video discs"@en
  • "Fiction"@en
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  • "River Niger (Motion picture)"
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  • "The River Niger Blood tide"