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The Liberation of L.B. Jones (1970)

03/18/1970 (US) Drama 1h 42m
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Some of his best friends were black... some of her best friends were white.

Overview

Undertaker L.B. Jones, the richest black man in his county of Tennessee, is divorcing his wife for infidelity with a white policeman. Taking a stand against racism, he is greeted with a hostile bunch of Southern bigots and other various stereotypes.

  1. Jesse Hill Ford

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. William Wyler

    Director

  3. Stirling Silliphant

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lee J. Cobb

    Lee J. Cobb

    Oman Hedgepath

  2. Anthony Zerbe

    Anthony Zerbe

    Willie Joe Worth

  3. Roscoe Lee Browne

    Roscoe Lee Browne

    Lord Byron "L.B." Jones

  4. Lola Falana

    Lola Falana

    Emma Jones

  5. Lee Majors

    Lee Majors

    Steve Mundine

  6. Barbara Hershey

    Barbara Hershey

    Nella Mundine

  7. Yaphet Kotto

    Yaphet Kotto

    Sonny Boy Mosby

  8. Arch Johnson

    Arch Johnson

    Stanley Bumpas

  9. Chill Wills

    Chill Wills

    Mr. Ike

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Full Cast & Crew

The Liberation of L.B. Jones
The Liberation of L.B. Jones

Status Released

Original Language English

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