Sounder

(2003)

Overview

This is a coming-of-age story of a boy living in the Depression era of the South. "Boy" (Daniel Lee Robertson III) learns the hard way about the realities of being black, poor and unable to read. But he also learns about the deep love of family, the long-suffering loyalty of a dog and the importance of words, faith, stories & truth.

  1. Kevin Hooks

    Director

  2. Bill Cain

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Carl Lumbly

    Carl Lumbly

    The Father

  2. Suzzanne Douglas

    Suzzanne Douglas

    The Mother

  3. Daniel Lee Robertson III

    Daniel Lee Robertson III

    The Boy

  4. Paul Winfield

    Paul Winfield

    The Teacher

  5. Marcus Johnson

    Marcus Johnson

    Brother

Full Cast & Crew

Sounder

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 19, 2003
    G
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Content Score

86

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