About

Matt and Christina Drayton are a couple whose attitudes are challenged when their daughter brings home a fiancé who is black.

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Directed by

Stanley Kramer

Written by

William Rose (Writer)

Runtime

108 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

A love story of today.

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

#58 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Scoring of Music, Adaptation or Treatment

Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration Robert Clatworthy