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Cry, the beloved country movie reviews & metacritic score: immensely powerful new film version of alan paton's classic novel of south africa [29 dec 1995. In alan paton’s cry, the beloved country the statesman, the poet and the novelist meet in a unique harmony” cry, the beloved country is the deeply moving story of the zulu pastor stephen kumalo and his son, absalom, set against the background of a land and a people riven by racial injustice.
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