Take a Giant Step Trailer

Take a Giant Step Trailer (1959)

"From Playground to hunting ground - in a bar!" 01 December 1959 Drama 100 mins

This pioneering film in the history of African-American cinema, released two years before "A Raisin In The Sun", is the coming-of-age story of a black high-school student living in a middle-class white neighborhood in the late '50s.

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Johnny Nash

as Spencer Scott

Estelle Hemsley

as Grandmother Martin

Ruby Dee

as Christine

Frederick O'Neal

as Lem Scott

Beah Richards

as May Scott

Ellen Holly

as Carol

Paulene Myers

as Violet

Royce Wallace

as Rose Thompson

Roy Glenn

as Minister

Bill Walker

as Frank

Bernie Hamilton

as Bar Sharpie


Louis S. Peterson

Louis S. Peterson Theatre Play

Jack Marshall

Original Music Composer

Arthur E. Arling

Arthur E. Arling Director of Photography

Edward Carrere

Edward Carrere Art Direction

Oliver Emert

Oliver Emert Set Decoration

Russell A. Gausman

Russell A. Gausman Set Decoration

International Releases Dates

United States 01 December 1959

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Alternative movies trailers for Take a Giant Step

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"TAKE A GIANT STEP" Johnny Nash Ellen Holly Ruby Dee. 12-1-1959. (HD HQ 1080p)

"TAKE A GIANT STEP" Plot summary A black high school senior struggles with becoming a man and living in a middle class white neighborhood in the late 1950s In protest of the

Preview Clip: Take A Giant Step (1959 Johnny Nash Frederick O'Neal and Beah Richards)

A black high school senior struggles with becoming a man and living in a middle class white neighborhood in the late 1950s In


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