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The Last Soul on a Summer Night

2012
1h 25m
Drama/Mystery
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Cast

Andre Truss (Nathan Walker)Keisha Dyson (Elizabeth Walker)Jay DeVon Johnson (Pastor Curtis Hartman)Michaele Nicole (Kate Swift)

Director

Daniel Nearing

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Synopsis

In 1919, Hart Crane said of Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio: "America should read this book on her knees. It is a chapter in the Bible of her consciousness." The Last Soul on a Summer Night is a contemporary reinterpretation of the antique narrative with an African American cast and a dash of ecstatic reality. This critically acclaimed adaptation of one of the most highly regarded books in the history of American literature, tells the story, almost in mythical fashion, of lost and lonely souls taken to a Chicago Heights boarding house where layfolk and churchfolk alike struggle with their personal demons. It is a journey of self discovery where a man takes a truth to himself...

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