Bonnie and Sophie are the best of friends. But in the 1950s South, their friendship is unique - Sophie is Bonnie's hired help...and Bonnie's husband, Ray, is the Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan. With their Klan participation a secret, it doesn't seem to matter that Sophie is black - until her husband opens a new garage too close to a white man's shop. As Sophie's family suffers the wrath of Ray and the KKK, Bonnie tries to stand up for her friend...with dangerous consequences.

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Sophie & the Moonhanger (1996)

G

Drama · 1h 34m · 1/15/1996

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In the 1950s South, a woman is torn between her husband, the Grand Dragon of the KKK, and her black best friend.

Description

Bonnie and Sophie are the best of friends. But in the 1950s South, their friendship is unique - Sophie is Bonnie's hired help...and Bonnie's husband, Ray, is the Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan. With their Klan participation a secret, it doesn't seem to matter that Sophie is black - until her husband opens a new garage too close to a white man's shop. As Sophie's family suffers the wrath of Ray and the KKK, Bonnie tries to stand up for her friend...with dangerous consequences.

Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Lifetime Television
Cast
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Lynn Whitfield

Sophie
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Patricia Richardson

Bonnie Edgerton
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Jason Bernard

Holt
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David Andrews

Ray
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Barry Bell

KKK Speaker aldon
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Mary Lucy Bivins

Receptionist
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Isolita Campbell

Leessee
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Ja'Net Dubois

Agnes
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Patricia Gray

Nurse
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Carl Jackson

Tater
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General Fermon Judd Jr.

Butler
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Joe Maggard

Andy Palmer
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Charles McLawhorn

Judge
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Wallace Merck

Webster
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Richard K. Olsen

Doctor
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Charlotte Williams

Nancy Lee Edgerton
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April Turner

Butler's Wife
Crew
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David Hugh Jones

Director
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Sara Flanigan

Writer
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Ilene Amy Berg

Producer
Disc Releases
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Sophie and the Moonhanger

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

11/5/2013

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