Life is what happens when you are making other plans~ John Lennon
An eye for an eye will make the whole world blind~Gandhi
The time is always right to do what is right~ Martin Luther King Jr.

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

The Color of Friendship

This is a really good movie!!!

The Color of Friendship
-Mahree Bok is a girl who lives on a farm in South Africa. Her father is a police man who openly despises blacks, as do all the others subscribing to the hate of Aparthied. He can't hide his joy when civil rights activist Stephen Biko is arrested. Meanwhile, Piper Dellums is the daughter of a US Congressman from California who lives at home with his family in Washington D.C. When Mahree is chosen to do a foreign exchange program at the Dellums' house, she does not expect that her host family will be black and Piper does not expect her new possible friend to be white

-Lindsey Haun: Mahree Bok
-Shadia Simmons: Piper Dellums
-Carl Lumbly: Ron Dellums
-Penny Johnson: Roscoe Dellums
-Anthony Burnett: Brandy Dellumbs
-Travis Kyle Davis: Erik Dellums
-Melanie Nicholls-King: Flora
-Susan Danford: Merle Bok
-Stephen Jennings: Pieter Bok
-Michael Kanev: Rian Bok

Did You Know?
-Mahree Bok's name in real life was Carrie

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