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This movie is of Hally, an adolescent white South African. He is stuck between his intolerant father's outlook of him and those of his caretaker, Sam. Sam is a black waiter and Hally's friend and teacher. Hally is required to laugh at his father's racist jokes, by contrast, Sam exposes Hally to uplifting experiences. One day Hally was terribly humiliated by his father and Sam shows Hally how to be proud of something he can achieve.

  1. Lonny Price

    Director

  2. Nicky Rebello

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Freddie Highmore

    Freddie Highmore

    Hally Ballard

  2. Ving Rhames

    Ving Rhames

    Sam

  3. Patrick Mofokeng

    Patrick Mofokeng

    Willie

  4. Jennifer Steyn

    Jennifer Steyn

    Betty Ballard

  5. Michael Maxwell

    Harold Ballard

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Master Harold... and the Boys
Master Harold... and the Boys

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Status Released

Release Information

  • March 17, 2010
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 27m

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