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Watermelon Man

Watermelon Man(1970)

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Brief Synopsis

A bigoted man comes to see the many sides of racism.

Cast & Crew

Godfrey Cambridge Jeff Gerber
Estelle Parsons Althea Gerber
Howard Caine Mr. Townsend
Kay E. Kuter Dr. Wainwright
Scott Garrett Burton Gerber
Erin Moran Janice Gerber
Irving Selbst Mr. Johnson
Emil Sitka Delivery man
Lawrence Parke 1st passenger
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info:  New York opening: 27 May 1970
Release Date:  1970 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Johanna Productions
Duration(mins):  97 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • watermelon man

    kevin sellers 2018-10-08

    Like most one joke comedies it gets old pretty fast, what with the one joke...bigoted white guy wakes up black and so has to deal with racism...being... MORE>

  • Water Mellon Man

    Ann Wilson 2018-09-25

    I saw this in San Francisco when it first came out. I'm a white woman. The outrageous premise really gets you to thinking! I was amazed that a movie... MORE>

  • The Song-Not The Movie

    Bruce Reber 2012-01-18

    Does anyone remember the song "Watermelon Man"? It was a chart-topper in 1963 performed by Mongo Santamaria... MORE>