Color Purple

Color Purple

Director: Steven Spielberg Cast: Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Margaret Avery
4.8 42

Blu-ray

$19.99
View All Available Formats & Editions
Eligible for FREE SHIPPING
  • Get it by Monday, December 18 ,  Order by 12:00 PM Eastern and choose Expedited Delivery during checkout.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews

Color Purple 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 42 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Guest More than 1 year ago
This movie was great i cryed i laughed. I had never seen a movie that made me feel like this.The movies was great. I also enjoy the book it was wonderfull i couldnt stop readind till i reached the end.After seeing the movie i had to read the book again i have seen it many many times and i love it each and every time. I think by now i know the whole movie by heart. Every time i watch the movie with my parents they have to shut me up cause other wise ill tell the whole movie.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This was an exceptional movie. I have about three sisters and a brother. We grew up very close and I could not see my life without them. Especially when you grow up doing so much together. Those are the memories you carry for the rest of your life no matter how apart you are from them.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Spielberg proves again with this film that he is one of, if not the greatest director of all time. This story of oppression has less to do with black struggles, and more to do with the power and love that is in the human spirit. Truly the most touching and triumphant films ever made. It is still one of the Academy Awards' greatest crimes that they completely ignored this film! SHAME SHAME SHAME!
Guest More than 1 year ago
If you don't cry (happy tears) non-stop from the moment you hear the words ''Miss Celie I feels like singin''' through to the end of the movie, you aren't human. A touching, beautifully filmed, epic masterpiece. You will fall in love with these characters.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I was only ten when I saw this movie, and loved it ever since. My mother and I have been trying ti find the soundtrack to this movie for the longest, but no one seems to have one. I don't think they made one. The music in tis movie is enough to bring anybody spirits up. My favorie song is God is trying to tell you something.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is one of the best movies ever made. It's an all around beautiful story of some situations black people had to deal with at that time. Highly recommended to be watched by all races. It will truely touch you heart.
ShaNews More than 1 year ago
I have seen this movie at least 100 times, and it is absolutely amazing how this movie can still make me cry. It is such a beautifully, touching story. A classic must see for all.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Everyone that know's me, will tell you that this is my favorite movie of all times. From start to finish. I can not tell you how many times I have watched this movie. I laugh, cry, get angry, and sing all of the songs. The actors, the scenes, the sound track , I honestly can say there is no other movie, that even come close or that is at the top of my list, except 'It's a wonderful Life' and thats a different catagory all together. I have added this movie to my collection of movies for my family to see years, long after I'm gone. My favorite part is the ending. I still get very emotional. Very Powerful. No other movie is so much apart of me as this movie.Thank You
Guest More than 1 year ago
I loved this film. I was never sure why it got generally tepid reviews. The Actors are all first rate. Winfrey and Avery were given Plumb roles and ran with them. Glover was spectacular while underacting (for him). And Goldberg in her first Role exuded pathos. The REAL GEM here is Spielbergs Commentary. IF he does have a commentary track on here it would be a first. Despite his Deluxe and Special two-disc versions of movies he has never laid down an commentary track for one of the films on DVD. So it would be a great edition. In fact Scorcese, Allen and SPielberg are conspiciously absent on their DVD's none have ever done a commentary Track. And for those of us who love movies it is the SINGLE MOST important reason to BUy the DVD.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This movie is wonderful. When this movie was first released on video, my mother rented it and we watch it about 15 times! My mother leaves in Jersey and I leave in Kansas City, whenever we are together we watch this movie. Whoopi Goldberg is one of the best actresses of all time.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I was extremely young when I first saw this movie. I still watch it till this day. This is most definitely a movie that you can watch over and over...you will never get tired of it. The acting was phenomenal as well as the environment. If you have never seen this movie you must put watching it on your list!
Guest More than 1 year ago
Other than The GodFather and WestSide Story have I ever watched a movie so intently and over and over. How it did not win oscars is so shocking to me. I own all the movies that i mentioned along with all Spike Lee movies. Dr. Zhavago (sp) and Imintatio of Life are favorites. I am so glad for DVD!
Guest More than 1 year ago
One of the best films of all time and one of my personal favorites. A terrific movie that tells the story of black woman who's become a slave to her life and her ultimate ''escape''. A wonderful adaption of the novel by Alice Walker. Oscar worthy performances by Danny Glover and Whoopi Goldberg. A must see.
Guest More than 1 year ago
this movie is great nothing can take from its breath takin appeal to every aspect of the times i think that every black person needs to see this film this lets you now not to take the things we have now for granted becuase at one time we did not have them
Guest More than 1 year ago
This movie is really sad I think that Alice Walker is the best. I know her grandson and he is my best friend. Alice walker was really mad when they took out the Liezban stuff because she wanted people to know the real her but after she saw it I think that she was happy.
Guest More than 1 year ago
As an African, and a South African for that matter, watching the movie reminds me of our long walk for freedom. The subjugation of women in our societies, still leaves a bitter taste in our mouths. The women are our daughters, sisters, lovers, wives, mothers, greandmothers, friends, colleagues, you name it. One should therefore think abouthow it would hurt if the shoe was on the other side, or their loved one was faced with the same issue.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is one of the best movies i have ever seen. I think every one should see this one.All of the actors and actress's played their part to the fullest.To tell u the truth I dont even have a favorite part im just in love with the whole movie.PEACE...And GET and/or WATCH the movie if u havent seen it yet...
Guest More than 1 year ago
This movie is just so amazingly wonderful and touching. I have seen it many, many times. I own it both on DVD and VHS. I never fail to laugh out loud or sob or do both at the same time. Rarely has a movie touched me in such a profound and perfect way. It's also such an quotable film I can, literally, watch the movie with the sound muted and my friend Crys and I can recite the entire thing line-for-line. For those of you who never have read it (shame!), the original book by Alice Walker is also good but in a completely differenty way. I highly recommend both. If I could give any title more than 5 stars, this would be the one.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I have never had a movie other than Imitation of Life touch me so personally. I felt the pain, the anger, and the joy of these people. There was no legitimate reason for this movie to not receive several awards. A friend of mine and I have a bet. He says the young soloist on "Maybe God is Trying To Tell You Something" is Shug's daughter. I don't get that impression. I would be interested in what others think.
Guest More than 1 year ago
i have viewed this movie over 100 times, i know every word, every scene. This is a wonderful movie, I can't believe it did not win an oscar, all the actors were great. in one scene you may be crying an in the very next scene you're laughing so hard you're crying, I give this movie 10 stars, it's the greastest.
Guest More than 1 year ago
While Steven Spielberg may have been known for his extravagant and spectacular special effects movies, his handling of The Color Purple shows the other side of extravagant and spectacular. You couldn't have asked for a better cast, a better technical crew, a better set of musicians, and, quite frankly, a better director. This movie was quite dramatic, funny, and suspenseful all the way through, and it left me sitting there with tears of joy running down my face. I became a lifetime fan of Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, and Steven Spielberg. It's a ''must see''.