Cry, the Beloved Country is a Film programme that first aired in 1952.

Cry, the Beloved Country is a 3 star programme


Cry, the Beloved Country (1952)

Directed by
Zoltan Korda

In South Africa, a black minister journeys to the city to search for his missing son, only to find his people living in squalor and his son a criminal.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1952

3/5 Stars

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Black and White


Canada Lee...Stephen Kumalo
Charles Carson...James Jarvis
Image for Sidney PoitierSidney Poitier...Reverend Msimangu
Joyce Carey...Margaret Jarvis
Geoffrey Keen...Father Vincent
Michael Goodliffe...Martens Probation Official at Reformatory
Image for Edric ConnorEdric Connor...John Kumalo Brother of Stephen
Charles McRae...Church Friend of Stephen
Lionel Ngakane...Absolom Kumalo Son of Stephen
Vivien Clinton...Mary
Albertina Temba...Mrs. Kumalo Wife of Stephen
Bruce Anderson...Frank Smith Farmer and Friend of James Jarvis
Bruce Meredith Smith...Cap. Jaarsveldt Policeman Bearing News of Murder
Berdine Grunewald...Mary Jarvis Wife of Arthur
Cecil Cartwright...Harrison Father of Mary Jarvis